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March 27, 2020: COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control in Long-Term Care Facilities
The WHO Expert Panel on Care of the Elderly just released the attached guidance for prevention and management of COVID-19 among elderly in long term care facilities.

March 26, 2020: Visualizing COVID-19 in the Country’s Epicenter
Micaela Martinez, an assistant professor of environmental health sciences, has been aggregating city and state data and creating graphics to provide an easy-to-understand picture of the pandemic in New York.

March 26, 2020: The Columbia Mailman School Responds to COVID-19
Since the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 was first identified in Wuhan, China in late 2019, Mailman has been working on multiple fronts to respond to the spread of the virus.

March 23, 2020: Mapping the Areas Most Vulnerable to COVID-19 Hospitalizations
An epidemiologist at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health has created an interactive mapping tool to shed light on healthcare capacity in counties with populations particularly vulnerable to severe COVID-19 infection and the need for a hospital visit.

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