The World Health Organization formally declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic. Communities across the globe are taking measures to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus. Below, you will find:

  • how the DGH is assisting in the public health response through ground-breaking research
  • a compilation of news media featuring/quoting DGH experts
  • COVID-19 resources, including our daily COVID-19 Literature Situation Report 

Department of Global Health researchers are conducting groundbreaking research into prevention, home-testing, how the virus affects pregnancies, modeling, and more.

Learn more.

Peter Rabinowitz, MD, MPH, Director, UW MetaCenter for Pandemic Preparedness and Global Health Security
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For recent media stories including DGH experts commenting on the coronavirus epidemic and offering their expertise to journalists, click here.

Looking for a succinct summary of the latest scientific literature related to the COVID-19 pandemic? DGH is compiling the daily COVID-19 Literature Situation Report, which highlights new findings that are most relevant to the public health response. 

Also see Health Alliance International's updates and I-TECH for additional resources.