We are excited to announce that COVID Explained is joining the Covid Act Now team with the shared goal of translating complex scientific concepts into simple, research-driven guidance. Moving forward, COVID Explained content will be updated and posted to the Covid Act Now website.
We are a team of researchers and students around the country.
Emily Oster: Professor at Brown University
Galit Alter: Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School
Susan Johnson: Immunologist, Biotech Sector
Lindsay Shultz: Physician and public health analyst
COVID-19 is confusing. We are here with facts about the virus. How does it spread? How is it treated? Who does it affect most? Unbiased information to help you make good decisions.
We are a team of researchers and students at Brown, MIT, Harvard, Mass General and elsewhere.
Emily Oster is an American economist, professor at Brown University, and bestselling author.
Galit Alter is a Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a Group Leader at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard.