A look at how social distancing measures may have influenced trends in COVID-19 cases and deaths
Dr. Jennifer Nuzzo, lead epidemiologist for Hopkins' coronavirus resource center’s Testing Insights Initiative, on the challenges and confusion COVID-19 reporting inconsistencies create and what the next steps could be.
After weeks of warnings that cases were again on the rise, a third surge of coronavirus infection has firmly taken hold in the United States.
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Vice Dean Joshua Sharfstein warns that Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. could triple without the right containment strategy.
Infectious disease experts have warned that the daily new number of coronavirus cases remains dangerously high and could push even higher ahead of the flu season.
Trying to achieve herd immunity against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, without a vaccine is an idea that has come into vogue. But it is a misguided and dangerous approach.
The total number of contact tracers reported in all U.S. states and territories was 53,116, falling far short of the more than 100,000 public health experts have been calling for since the pandemic began.
Dr. Amesh Adalja, a senior scholar at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, discusses the current number of COVID-19 cases in the U.S.
Death rates from the novel coronavirus are lower in hot spots around the world, even as new infections accelerate in what may be the pandemic’s next wave.