COVID-19

Community Research Opportunity: Community Block Assessment and Digital Literacy Training

Dr. Sacoby Wilson and his Community Engagement Environmental Justice and Health (CEEJH) Lab team are reaching out to let you know about an upcoming research opportunity funded by the AARP Community Challenge program. This study will strictly observe COVID-19 guidelines. Our “My Block Counts” Project focuses on reducing the digital knowledge gap between older adults and younger populations …

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Free COVID-19 Testing Available

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is offering free COVID-19 testing. Call 912-230-9744 for a screening and to schedule a test. Visit their COVID-19 Data Page for in-depth information on cases (by age or zip code), hospitalization data, transmission rate or mortality information for the state of Georgia.

Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, everyone should: Clean your hands often, either with soap and water for 20 seconds or a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Put distance between yourself and other people (at least 6 feet). Cover your mouth and nose …

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CARES Financial Relief During COVID-19

The United Way of the Coastal Empire (UWCE) is partnering with the City of Savannah to distribute CARES Act relief funds to assist City residents who have fallen behind on rent, mortgage and utility payments due to COVID-19. The short timeline for disbursing these funds has required the City and its partners to move very quickly. Our United Way 211 team is already hard at work …

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Center for System Science & Engineering Dashboard

John Hopkins University’s Center for System Science & Engineering (CSSE) Dashboard has been maintaining a running total of coronavirus infection cases and deaths for the entire world since the pandemic erupted. CSSE is the ‘go to’ source for reliable data on the spread of COVID-19. To visit their website directly, click here. See the embedded …

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NIH Research Matters

NIH Research Matters is a newsletter produced by the National Institute of Health (NIH). This article was first published by NIH on July 21, 2020. COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation, and we at NIH are doing everything we can toward the development of diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines. You can find the latest public health …

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NIEHS WTP Summer Webinar Series

“In response to COVID-19, the National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Worker Training Program (WTP) has been conducting webinars and presentations on technical topics related to COVID-19 with a focus on protecting workers who may be at risk of exposure to COVID-19.” “The NIEHS WTP, in conjunction with the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) …

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