COVID-19

About COVID-19

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause respiratory illnesses such as the common cold, and more severe illnesses such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), and COVID-19. Coronaviruses commonly circulate in animals and sometimes also infect humans. More information here.

News

February 18, 2021

PARTICIPE DO ESTUDO: Intervenção em psicoeducação de crise para líderes comunitários

Uma equipe colaborativa da Columbia School of Social Work in New York e dos Centros Globais da Columbia em Nairóbi e Rio de Janeiro realizará um estudo denominado "Implementando Treinamentos de Psicoeducação Baseados na Web para Líderes Comunitários no Quênia e no Brasil em resposta ao COVID -19”. A equipe conduzirá um treinamento de crise online de 6 módulos para 40 líderes comunitários, como você, em assentamentos informais e favelas no Brasil e no Quênia.

Não deixe de preencher o formulário abaixo para participar!

Videos

This was the second webinar Columbia Global Centers produced. This time we had the pleasure of interviewing professor William B. Eimicke da Columbia School of International and Public Affairs.
Columbia Business School hosted a discussion with Dean Emeritus Glenn Hubbard and Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, moderated by Anthony Villamagna ’21, on the economic upheaval caused by the COVID-19 epidemic.
Could the outbreak peak soon? Can we determine the ultimate source of the virus? Is there a cure in sight? With these questions in mind, CGTN's Tian Wei talks to Walter Ian Lipkin, the John Snow Professor of Epidemiology at the Mailman School of Public He
Wafaa El-Sadr, MD, MPH, MPA, global director of ICAP, co-hosted a special session at the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, which was held virtually from Boston March 8-11

Podcasts

Dr. Stephen Morse, professor of epidemiology and director of the Infectious Disease Epidemiology Certificate Program, is a globally recognized infectious disease expert who walks us through what we know so far about the origin of COVID-19.