GWorld vendors are still distributing single-use plastics after officials said they would require businesses to switch to “alternative materials.”
Some community members are saying the University’s contact tracing system is missing details like the time and location of potential exposures.
More than 10 community members said they couldn’t find any available COVID-19 testing appointments for up to more than a week.
Cissy Petty said she will continue leading the Colonial Health Center going forward and the University will not search for a new CHC executive director.
A Milken professor published an online map tracking the number of contraceptive care providers and their services in each state and county.
A nursing professor is working with the National Academy of Medicine to launch a podcast about health care inequities and pandemic burnout.
Hana Akselrod will run the Medical Faculty Associates’ safety and health protocols as the new COVID-19 response lead.
Three engineering professors are analyzing the University’s energy management system on campus to propose an energy model for other urban buildings.
Students said their eating disorders worsened during the pandemic amid isolation, stress and increased social media usage.
A professor received a $1 million grant to increase trust in the COVID-19 vaccine among D.C.’s socially vulnerable communities late last month.