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COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus

February 27, 2020

This page contains links to information and resources about the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, for UW faculty, staff, students, and community members.


Situation coverage:

Staying positive during coronavirus outbreak:

On February 25th 2020, the Center for Global Studies co-sponsored a roundtable discussion on the recent outbreak of COVID-19 in China. The discussion addressed the economic, historical, legal, medical, political and societal implications of the outbreak of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, having first appeared in Wuhan, China, and, more recently, in several other regions across the globe. The panel featured University of Washington experts in China Studies and Epidemiology.

The event was completely full, and has been covered by local news reports.

Click here to read and watch the report aired by KING 5 on the 25th of February, 2020.