The goal of this guide is to provide communication professionals with the tools needed to ensure accurate reporting and curb any related stigma associated with COVID-19. This guide explores topics such as: Best Practices for Covering COVID-19 Pitfalls to Avoid When Reporting Racism, Scapegoating, and Health Outcomes Scientific and Medical Terms Misinformation and Disinformation Person-Centered […]
Ever since the pandemic started, people have been asking when things will go back to normal. But it’s hard to imagine what “normal” even looks like after such a history-changing event. In this podcast, Rashida Jones, Bill Gates and Anthony Fauci dig into how the changes we’ve seen over the last year might be here […]
During this Precision Medicine Forum session, the panelists spoke about the impact Covid-19 has had on cancer treatment and screening. Main discussions points covered: Quantifying the impact of COVID-19 on cancer screening, tests, and treatments Creating a safe environment for cancer patients as we emerge from lock-down: rebuilding trust and encouraging people to seek help […]
COVID-19 has upended health care systems worldwide, which had to respond in record-time to an unprecedented pandemic. It has pushed health care systems to increase inpatient hospital capacity significantly. This was in stark contrast with a strong push for more outpatient care in the past years by the health ecosystem. But in parallel, the pandemic […]
In this article, patient advocate Judith Safford argues that without the support of the public and patients, health systems are powerless to stop the pandemic.
A resource hub for the oncology community including information for patients and healthcare professionals.
The health, economic, and social impacts of COVID-19 are felt worldwide and most critically by those who are at risk of exposure, severe forms of illness, mortality, and those facing the brunt of the economic downturn. There is a risk that existing inequalities in maternal and reproductive health outcomes will be exacerbated, if we don’t […]
A curated list of open funding calls and other support for researchers, non-profit organizations and commercial organizations, specifically for COVID-19 and coronavirus-related research. Updated daily.
Watch the recorded virtual discussion about COVID-19 and Personalized Medicine organized by the Personalized Medicine Coalition. Featuring Scott Gottlieb, M.D., Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute Antonio L. Andreu, M.D., Ph.D., Scientific Director, European Infrastructure for Translational Research Michael Pellini, M.D., Managing Partner, Section 32 Michael Sherman, M.D., Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer, Harvard Pilgrim […]
The COVID-19 pandemic is more than just a health crisis — it has had a ripple effect, impacting all of us and our work. As the world responds to this new threat, many nonprofits are struggling with how to help their communities while also trying to endure the crisis themselves. BoardSource, a leader in nonprofit […]