Past Event

May 2021 COVID-19 Research Webinar: Lightning Talks and Q&A

May 19, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Virtual - Zoom

Meet the scientists seeking new insights on COVID-19. Every month, we bring together a group of researchers studying wide-ranging aspects of the current pandemic, to share their research and answer questions from our community. Learn more about their ongoing efforts in the fight against COVID-19, including opportunities for collaboration.

Join us on Wednesday, May 19th, at 4:00-5:00pm Eastern Time, to hear from the following speakers. Register here for your unique Zoom link and calendar information.

Alka Sapat, Florida Atlantic University: Health, Housing, and Hazards: COVID-19, Subjective Resilience, Vulnerabilities, and Policy Evolution in Hurricane Prone Counties. Funded by NSF Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences / Division of Social and Economic Sciences.

Ruth Serra-Moreno, University of Rochester: Membrane remodeling dynamics by SARS-CoV-2Funded by NSF Biological Sciences / Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences.

David Konisky, Indiana University: The Effects of COVID-19 on Household Energy Insecurity. Funded by NSF Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences / Division of Social and Economic Sciences.

Austin Mast, Florida State University: Rapid Creation of a Data Product for the World’s Specimens of Horseshoe Bats and Relatives, a Known Reservoir for CoronavirusesFunded by NSF Biological Sciences / Division of Biological Infrastructure.

Peter Pirolli, Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, Inc.: Improving Computational Epidemiology with Higher Fidelity Models of Human Behavior. Funded by NSF Computer and Information Science and Engineering / Division of Information and Intelligent Systems.