Assessing the Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on US Mortality
Quantifying excess deaths caused by Covid-19 and describing county-level patterns.
COVID Corps Youtube Channel
Videos on COVID topics released every wednesday.
COVID-19 Cartoon Infographics
Cartoon infographics to help people understand what they can do to stay safe & healthy during the COVID19 pandemic.
Types of vaccines
Infographics to explain the basics of immune response and the different kinds of vaccines that are being developed.
Vaccine Delivery Methods
Infographics on the three methods of COVID-19 vaccine delivery.
Understanding New Vaccines
Infographics on new vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer.
Media Content Analysis
Examining news coverage of COVID-19, including the topics and the framing of issues in the news.
An article about keeping track of contacts, with a downloadable tracking sheet.
Contact Tracing Infographic
An infographic about the contact tracing process.
Biobank Factsheet at Boston Medical Center
A fact sheet to help inform potential participants on key details on the COVID-19 Biobank.
COVID Straight Talk
A campaign from Last Mile on masks, ventilation, and physical distancing.
Fact Sheets on Safe Opening of K-12 Schools
A series of infographics and fact sheets to help staff and families be prepared.
Safe Opening Guidelines for an Outdoor Art Exhibition
Guidelines for safe performances at an outdoor exhibition.
US State-level Response to COVID-19
A dashboard allowing viewers to compare state-level policies on industry closures and reopenings, as well as the presence or absence of a mask mandate for public spaces.
COVID in Elementary and Secondary Schools
Examination and communication of the literature on distancing, and other support for local public health and school districts.
Understanding Simulation Models
Describing how simulation models work, how to interpret them, and how to learn about their strengths and weaknesses.
Genetics, Society, & COVID-19
Understanding the relationships between COVID, genetic markers of risk, and social determinants of risk.
Face Masks & Transmission
Collecting data on face mask usage in Massachusetts and model the impact of face mask use on COVID transmission, accounting for heterogeneity in mask type, quality, adherence, etc.
Assessing the Association between Combined Sewer Overflow Events and Coronavirus-19 Incidence in the Merrimack River Valley
Testing the hypothesis that CSO events are associated with an increased incidence of COVID-19 infections in communities in the Merrrimack River Valley.
Twitter & Misinformation
Evaluating the relationship between the emotional content of tweets, their viral spread, and the factual content of the tweets.
Occupation and COVID-19 Risks
Reports addressing COVID-19 risks and outcomes among healthcare workers, nursing home workers, schools and teachers, and retail and restaurant workers.
Typology of COVID-19 Data Visualization
This project will collect commonly used examples of data visualizations from data journalism and consumer-facing COVID reporting portals to develop a typology and timeline of COVID-19 charts.
Safe Opening for the Arts
Helping arts organizations, artists, and arts educators develop best practices that support safe environments for their work, with an eye toward unique exposures and constraints they face.
COVID-19 & Medication Adherence
Describing the level of adherence in COVID RCTs, assessing whether appropriate adjustments for non-adherence have been made, and providing support to trial teams who want to adjust for non-adherence.
Personal protection policies matter, but are they enough?
Quantitative analysis of the effect of adherence levels on personal protective policies at the state level.
Disability and Long Covid Database
The database will update with brief synopsis and analysis of the newest scientific research on two emerging areas vital for public health COVID research.