UO researchers share expertise on COVID-19, March 1-5

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From the New York Times to the Washington Post, University of Oregon researchers have been at the forefront of media coverage around COVID-19 as journalists seek out experts on the national and world response, reaction and preparation for the virus.

Here are some of the stories featuring UO faculty members from the week of March 1-5:

From March 4:

When the virus is inside the building
Montana Free Press: Kevin Van Den Wymelenberg, a professor in the School of Architecture & Environment at the University of Oregon and director of the Institute for Health in the Built Environment, is featured. 

From March 3:

COVID-19 Tanks Pediatric Healthcare Access, Well-Child Visits
Patient Engagement Hit: The story mentions research led by UO psychology professor Phil Fisher. 

Leveraging Virtual Connections for Lifelong Learners
The Bulletin: With the pandemic continuing, older adults across the state embrace virtual platforms to study various topics and engage with one another through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Oregon.