Our comprehensive public research university has vast expertise in a number of disciplines. Our faculty, students and staff have been on the front lines offering their expertise in areas such as public health, emergency preparedness, government policy and educational resources.
Read the Fall 2020 edition ofUalbany杂志。The issue is dedicated to the many Great Danes who are tackling the challenges of the pandemic as a community.
Here's a peek at some of the ways Great Danes are publicly engaged during COVID-19.
Ken Halvorsen, a senior research scientist at The RNA Institute, is leading a National Science Foundation (NSF) Rapid Response Research (RAPID) project to develop asaliva-based testthat delivers coronavirus results much faster and at much lower cost. Researchers since published an article inScience Advances展示开发快速唾液测试的可行性。
The SUNY Research Foundationawarded seed funding到了10个协作的Ualbany研究团队 - 包括来自20瑞典乌克兰盘口个部门和中心的37名调查人员 - 因此他们可以继续他们的工作解决各种与冠状病毒相关的挑战。
Associate College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity (CEHC) Professor Jeannette Sutton is leading an ongoing NSF RAPID project tostudy public health officials’ use of Twitterto share COVID-19 information.
CEHC Associate Professor Gary Ackerman and graduate student Hayley Peterson瑞典乌克兰盘口研究了挑战和机遇that the COVID-19 crisis presents for terrorist organizations. They were subsequently invited to speak to the TSA and submit a written brief to the U.S. intelligence community.
The School of Public Health partnered with the State Department of Health (DOH) and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to研究多系统炎症综合征in children associated with COVID-19.
工程学院和应用科学和CEEHC组装志愿者团队manufacture personal protective equipment (PPE)for frontline medical workers using 3D printers.
Several of UAlbany’s licensed psychologists and mental health experts have volunteered to help with the NYS COVID-19 emotional support helpline.
The School of Education (SOE)启动了Remoteed., a Remote Education Resource Center website, for K-12 teachers. The website, created by SOE faculty, administrators and graduate students, provides Capital Region teachers with education tools and a community of practice.
UAlbany offered its campus buses to deliver food to Albany Meals on Wheels’ clients and the Cohoes Senior Center.
Ualbany总统HavidánRodríguez和Ualbany研究人员瑞典乌克兰盘口commissioned by Governor Andrew M. Cuomoto lead the state’s research efforts — in coordination with the State Department of Health and Northwell Health — regarding the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on minority populations.
Julia Hastings — an associate professor for the Schools of Social Welfare and Public Health — examined how COVID-19 has impactedmental health in the Black communityfrom March 2020 to June 2020, through the lens of racial justice and trauma.
The School of Public Health and the State Department of Health published an article inAnnals of Epidemiology记录突出的血清学调查substantial racial disparities in infections. Using the survey data, New York estimatedmore than 2 million residentshad been infected by late March.
Communication Chair Rukhsana Ahmed and her research team are analyzing different ways to communicate public health information to individuals with limited English proficiency, with a focus on the efficacy of COVID-19 prevention YouTube videos. The project is funded by the别善编写创新和实习计划。
Jennifer Manganello, a professor of Health Policy, Management and Behavior, worked with colleagues across the U.S. to研究面部面膜指导全球各国政府发布。
Matthew Crayne的助理教授出版了一篇论文American Psychologistthat, by comparing the leadership styles and responses of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, examines how different ways of thinking predict领导如何处理大流行。
乌萨巴尼的Student Support Team— composed of more than a dozen students from various academic backgrounds — are on the frontlines of the campus’ COVID-19 response, contacting peers who had an positive surveillance test result or exposure to someone presumed positive.
来自五个Quad的两名以上的学生志愿者 - Ualbany的学生志愿者救护车服务 -answered the call for helpin Rockland County to help EMTs keep up with high call volumes during the start of COVID-19.
两所社会福利研究生，Jennifer Casale和Nicole Gardy正在参加“衰老”计划的实习，是帮助老年人和退伍军人stay connected to health care services during COVID-19.
乌萨巴尼的Virtual Operations Support Team, a student-led, expert-guided team of volunteers, is helping state and local officials make informed decisions during COVID-19 by observing and reporting on social media trends.