A letter of thanks to the University community

York President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton and Vice-President Equity, People & Culture Sheila Cote-Meek issue a letter of thanks to University community members for their professionalism, ingenuity and continued support during the transition to a ‘required services’ model during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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New COVID-19 rapid research funding for York professors

The researchers will look at how supply chain disruptions are affecting medical and pharmaceutical industries and how social media is spreading misinformation and hindering the capacity of public health officials to communicate scientific facts. They will also evaluate how intervention strategies can help decision-makers identify the type and intensity of control measures needed for containment.

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York U prof. develops simulation model to help families understand how to 'flatten the curve’

COVID-19 continues to spread globally and the phrase “flatten the curve” has now entered our every-day language. Professor Ali Asgary from the Disaster & Emergency Management has developed a model to help families understand why social distancing is an important way to help people understand how the virus spreads within a family unit and how they can work to flatten the curve at home and within their communities.

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