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Friday, April 24, 2020

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Women’s suffrage expert: Power of movement inspirational, but fell short of providing access for all

The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guaranteeing women the right to vote was ratified by the states Aug. 18, 1920. During the 100th anniversary year of women’s suffrage, DePaul University’s Amy Tyson is available to discuss the significan...


Expert Available

– DePaul University

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Coronavirus outbreak trending topics - See the Coronavirus Channel

Research and experts on the symptoms and spread of COVID-19, impact on global trade and financial markets, public health response, search for an effective treatment, and more

– Newswise


COVID-19 U.S. Employment Shocks Likely Larger Than Great Depression

The U.S. is likely to see a near-term 24% drop in employment, 17% percent drop in wages, and 22% drop in economic activity as a result of the COVID-19 crisis according to a new study. These impacts will be very unevenly distributed, with the bottom q...

– Santa Fe Institute

CEPR COVID Economics


Federal funding for rapid COVID-19 test goes to McKelvey Engineering researchers

Researchers at the McKelvey School of Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis received funding for a new COVID-19 test that is based on brand new technology that won't require brand new tools, making it easy for clinicians to use.

– Washington University in St. Louis

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Newswise Expert Panels on COVID-19 Pandemic: Notable excerpts, quotes and videos available

Newswise is hosting a series of Expert Panels discussion unique aspects of the COVID-19 Outbreak. This tip sheet includes some notable quotes from the panelists.

– Newswise


USC Annenberg Communication Study Predicts Declining Trust in Government Will Lead to Growth and Democratization of Activism

Global report finds "New Activists" are younger, more diverse, more collaborative and more likely to vote than protest.

– USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism


AACC Commends Congress for Including Funding for Testing Improvements in the Latest Coronavirus Relief Package

AACC commends Congress for responding to the concerns of the clinical laboratory community and including $25 billion in the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act that is broadly marked for expanding the nation’s coronavirus te...

– American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)


Economic recovery after shutdown could take up to three years

Despite measures taken by the Austrian government, the consequences of the COVID-19 lockdown and partial suspension of global trade flows will be felt for a long time.

– International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis


AANA Applauds Gov. Cuomo’s Call for Hazard Pay for Front-Line Healthcare Workers

Monday New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called on the federal government to provide pay bonuses to frontline healthcare workers. The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) applauds this action and encourages Congress to compensate frontline heal...

– American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)


The Federal Government Must Act on Supply Chains to Enable COVID-19 Testing in High Volumes

With shortages of test components and swabs, labs still face huge obstacles to COVID-19 testing. With new White House guidelines reliant on more testing, AACC is urging the administration to find and coordinate resources so lab experts can do their j...

– American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC)


Fielding Focus: Public Health in a Pandemic - COVID-19 & Health Care Management

The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health will host executives from Cedars-Sinai and Kaiser Permanente and academic experts from UCLA and Arizona State University to discuss COVID-19 & Health Care Management.

– UCLA Fielding School of Public Health


Buffalo State College's Peter Yacobucci on Changes at the Supreme Court

– SUNY Buffalo State


State, municipal leaders can issue “right” COVID-19 policies even when national leaders put forth “wrong” policies

– Binghamton University, State University of New York


Legal and National Security expert available to discuss COVID-19 Implications for US

– University of Maryland, Baltimore


In-home COVID-19 tests without contact tracing is ‘bad public health’

– Cornell University


Tax expert on Covid-19-era payouts, advice for taxpayers

– University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith School of Business


UCLA Fielding School of Public Health experts available for media inquiries related to COVID-19

– University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences


Respiratory Experts Find Clues on Risk Factors for COVID-19 Susceptibility

– American Physiological Society (APS)


Expert: Economic Recovery will Rely on Businesses’ Ability to Adapt

– University at Albany, State University of New York


Law professors break down freedom of religion, labor issues amid COVID-19

– West Virginia University


International Policy


Overcoming the Tyranny of Distance in the Arctic

S&T established the ADAC Center of Excellence specifically to support Coast Guard missions and the maritime community in the Arctic through research and development of specialized technology capabilities, knowledge products, and educational opportuni...

– Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate


Expert can discuss Ramadan in the heart of COVID-19

– University of Delaware


Economist Available to Discuss New Immigration Order

– Rutgers University-New Brunswick


'Xenophobic' immigration order is likely unconstitutional

– Cornell University


With executive order, Trump advances restrictive policies for immigrants, refugees

– Cornell University


COVID-19 conspiracy theories: Expert discusses the psychology and danger

– University of Delaware


U.S. pause on World Health Organization funding could have ripple effects on global health systems and economies, says expert

– Virginia Tech


2020 U.S. Election


Voting rights expert: Still work to be done in representation, access

The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guaranteeing women the right to vote was ratified by the states Aug. 18, 1920. During the 100th anniversary year of women’s suffrage, DePaul University’s Christina Rivers is available to discuss the sig...


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– DePaul University

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