Tag: pandemic

COVID-19 rates continue to increase, with highest rates among 18-34-year-olds Overall...

The steady increase of coronavirus infections throughout Jefferson County has been confirmed by a new round of testing by the Co-Immunity Project. The recent...

Doctoral student contributes to book about the economics of COVID-19

A second-year doctoral student is co-editor of Economics of COVID-19: Digital Health, Education and Psychology. Naiya Patel is focused on health policy in the Department of...

Co-Immunity Project shows COVID-19 infection rate in Jefferson County increased tenfold...

Coronavirus infections in Metro Louisville likely are far higher than the already spiking rates reported by the health department, according to researchers with the...

Pandemic poses unprecedented challenges for international students

“It has been a rather difficult semester for our international student population,” said Thomas Beard, who directs UofL’s International Student and Scholar Services.  Flight cancellations....

UofL Trager Institute selected to provide training to improve COVID-19 preparedness...

The University of Louisville Trager Institute has been selected to serve as an official training center for nursing homes in the National Nursing Home...

Pandemic fuels interest in public health education at UofL

Public health workers are among those on the frontlines addressing COVID-19, igniting a new awareness about the profession. The interest is leading many to...

COVID-19 antibody initiative receives $1.5 million to expand testing, launch ‘virus...

The Co-Immunity Project, a groundbreaking collaboration to track and curb COVID-19 in Kentucky, has received $1.5 million from the James Graham Brown Foundation, as...

UofL researchers addressing urgent need for knowledge about COVID-19

If the SARS-CoV-2 virus is to be contained and cases of COVID-19 controlled, more knowledge is needed about how the virus is spread, who...