COVID-19

Updated April 1, 2020 at 6:25 p.m.

The best protection against coronavirus is good handwashing.

Emory Research Guidance During COVID-19

Guidance for Faculty Regarding Student Involvement in Research During COVID-19

Other Pertinent Emory University Updates

Health Information/Protecting Yourself in the Workplace

Important point on medications from Governor Kemp's briefing on March 23, 2020, signs Executive Order

All licensed Georgia pharmacists are now permitted to dispense a ninety-day supply of a prescription drug if a patient has no remaining refills and the pharmacist cannot get in contact with the prescribing provider. Pharmacists may also dispense early refills for prescription drugs. However, these authorizations do not apply to Schedule II controlled substances.


Emory University

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Other Resources

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Emory COVID-19 Research News

Sponsored Research COVID-19 Guidance

The Office of Research Administration has been compiling as much information as possible on impacts to sponsored research from COVID-19. ORA will continue to update this page with information as we receive it from each agency. In addition, we have compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions related to sponsored research. As we receive more questions, and answers, we will continue to update the list.


American Cancer Society

American Heart Association

Resource from AHA:

Council on Governmental Relations

The Council on Governmental Relations has compiled an FAQ Regarding COVID-19’s Impact on Federal awards.

Department of Defense

Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)

National Cancer Institute

National Institutes of Health

NIH Website: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Resources from NIH include:

National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation has developed a new website for the research community with their detailed guidance on COVID-19, including Frequently Asked Questions. Of interest, NSF has confirmed that they will continue to accept proposal submissions and adhere to currently stated deadlines.

 

 

Sponsor-specific Information from Additional Sponsors

 


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Website:  Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Resources from the CDC include:

World Health Organization

WHO Website:  Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak

COVID-19 Research Opportunities

Emory University - Woodruff Health Sciences Center

LifeArc

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences

National Institute for Health Research

National Institutes of Health

National Science Foundation

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

System for Award Management

University of Texas at Austin

COVID-19 Research Resources

Amazon Web Services for Coronavirus Research

Emory’s Amazon Web Services (AWS) partners informed LITS that the AWS Disaster Response Program is coordinating across AWS to identify organizations, customers, and partners active in gene sequencing, diagnostics, epidemic modeling, vaccine development, treatment development, and monitoring & evaluation for Novel Coronavirus (nCoV) for immediate and long-term engagement.

In many cases, they will provide promotional AWS utilization credits for Cloud-based research toward the Coronavirus and they are available to help submit cases for credits.  LITS is available to help researchers onboard and navigate AWS in the Emory Cloud computing environment.

If anyone is interested, please contact LITS at aws.help@emory.edu .

Digital Science Dimensions

Dimensions is updated once every 24 hours, so the latest research can be viewed alongside existing information. With its range of research outputs including datasets and clinical trials, both of which are just as important as journal articles in the face of a potential pandemic, Dimensions is a one-stop shop for all COVID-19 related information.  Please click here for more information.

Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment

XSEDE’s HPC-COVID19 Consortium, charged with meeting the high-performance computing needs of COVID19-related data analytics, simulation, bioinformatics, drug design and repurposing, and other applications.

 

ORA Staff Information

Important point on medications from Governor Kemp's briefing on March 23, 2020, signs Executive Order

All licensed Georgia pharmacists are now permitted to dispense a ninety-day supply of a prescription drug if a patient has no remaining refills and the pharmacist cannot get in contact with the prescribing provider. Pharmacists may also dispense early refills for prescription drugs. However, these authorizations do not apply to Schedule II controlled substances.


Policy

Coronavirus Business Continuity Policy

As it pertains to the Business Continuity Policy, please refer to the email sent by Dr. Robert Nobles on March 19th. 

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