A 60-second, daily summary of the most important data on COVID-19 in the U.S., updated every morning.
Experts emphasize the importance of transparent messaging in ensuring wide public acceptance and completion of vaccination regimens.
Friday December 4, 2020 12:00-12:30 ET As the pandemic surges to dangerous, record-breaking levels, we are launching the first in a series of bi-weekly webcast briefings on the CRC this coming Friday at noon. The series will provide timely, accessible updates on the state of the pandemic and public health responses, and will offer opportunities for live Q&A with leading experts from the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.
According to research by Johns Hopkins University, communities of color often have less access to COVID-19 testing.
CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann spoke with Jennifer Nuzzo, a senior scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, about areas where people don't have access to coronavirus tests, known as testing deserts.
Federal health officials are likely to shorten their recommendation for how long people should quarantine to reduce the risk of spreading the coronavirus from the current 14 days to as few as seven.
An interactive tool that supplements the Measuring and Maximizing Impact of COVID-19 Contact Tracing Coursera course. This tool can be used to estimate the impact of a contact tracing program on transmission and strategize how to increase it.
This website offers a centralized collection of publicly available COVID-19 resources for public health agencies and other organizations.
Despite the expected arrival of COVID-19 vaccines in just a few weeks, it could take several months — probably well into 2021 — before things get back to something close to normal in the U.S.
Faith leaders and community organizations play critical roles in enrolling Black and Latinx trial participants.