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Focus Areas

Emerging Infectious Diseases and Epidemics

Our Center advances priorities and strategies to prepare for, respond to, and recover from large-scale epidemics of natural or deliberate origin.

Recent Projects

Addressing Health-Related Misinformation and Disinformation
Supported by: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Johns Hopkins University Catalyst Award, National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM), Open Philanthropy (past funding support)

Indoor Air Quality
Supported by: Open Philanthropy Project

Protecting Critical Infrastructure from the Next Pandemic
Supported by: Open Philanthropy Project

CommuniHealth – Strategies for Standing Up, Strengthening, and Sustaining the Local Community Health Sector (a.k.a. CommuniVax 2.0)
Supported by: Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Metrics for Holistic Recovery Among the Worst-Off Survivors of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Supported by: Open Philanthropy Project

Seasonal Influenza Disease Burden Estimator
Supported by: World Health Organization

CommuniVax: A Coalition to Strengthen the Community’s Involvement in an Equitable Vaccination Rollout
Supported by: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Working Group on Readying Populations for COVID-19 Vaccine
Supported by: National Science Foundation-funded CONVERGE Initiative