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COVID-19 Information

Updates from Dean Sousa

Watch previous Town Halls and read the latest Dean's Update.

Together We Will

Being a part of the MSU community means that each of us must take personal responsibility in order to protect the health and safety of ourselves and each other. Read the MSU Community Compact.

Visit the university's Together We Will website for the latest back to campus information and school year preparations.

In the News

  • Joel Maurer, MD, Assistant Dean of Admissions, reveals creative solutions made by the Office of Admissions team in response to adapting to a pandemic-induced virtual world of interviewing.
  • In a faculty voice article on MSU Today, Debra Furr-Holden, PhD, associate dean for Public Health Integration and C.S. Mott Endowed Professor of Public Health, writes about avoiding future public health crises and further health disparities with COVID-19.
  • In an op-ed on The Washington PostJack Lipton, PhD, chair of the Department of Translational Neuroscience, suggests creating a U.S. Biomedical National Guard to address COVID-19 testing.
  • In an article on The ConversationClaudia Finkelstein, MD, advises on how to use COVID-19 testing and quarantining to safely travel for the holidays.
  • As part of the Your Health Lecture Series, Keith English, MD, chair of the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, will presented “Immunizations and Respiratory Infections: Pertussis, Influenza, and COVID-19.” Related media: FOX UP News 6Northern TodayThe Sault News.
  • In an article on Bridge MagazineDawn Misra, PhD, chair of the Department Epidemiology and Biostatistics, discusses the serious, life-changing impacts of a COVID infection for those who survive.
  • An article on Crain's Detroit Business highlights how MSU is helping support Michigan during the pandemic, including efforts by Jack Lipton, PhD, chair of the Department of Translational Neuroscience, through the COVID-19 Early Detection Program.

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Research Projects

The Health Colleges Research Services has collected a list of COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2 research projects.