Medical and Scientific Responses: COVID-19

Medical Knowledge and Research

Robert Peckham, "A Health Emergency is No Time to Sideline the Medical Humanities," Times Higher Education (February 10, 2020)

Joelle M. Abi-Rached, "Covid-19 and Big Data: A Footnote," Medium (March 30, 2020) 

Lorraine Daston, "Ground-Zero Empiricism," In the Moment (April 10, 2020) 

Henry M. Cowles, "The scientific method can't save us from the Coronavirus," The Washington Post (April 23, 2020)

Laetitia Lenel, "Public and Scientific Uncertainty in the Time of COVID-19," History of Knowledge (May 13, 2020) 

Banu Subramaniam and Debjani Bhattacharyya, "A Viral Education: Scientific Lessons from India's WhatsApp University," Somatosphere (May 31, 2020)  

Jahnavi Phalkey, "The Pandemic: What Should the Public Know?" Nature India (July 21, 2020)

Philippa Levine, "Russia's Fast-Track Vaccine Is a Lesson in Ethics, Human Exploitation," The Hill (August 13, 2020)

The Politics of Infection Control

Robert Peckham, "Coronavirus Is Testing the Limits of China's - and Hong Kong's - Preparedness," South China Morning Post (February 6, 2020)

Deborah Levine, "No, Mr. President, healthcare workers aren't stealing masks. You failed them." The Washington Post (March 30, 2020) 

Emma Day, "The Coronavirus is a Flimsy Excuse to Ban Abortion,"  The Washington Post (April 8, 2020)

Sarah Yu, "A brief social history of the face mask, and a historian's reflections about the present," Coronavirus Chronicles (April 21, 2020) 

Warwick Anderson, "Unmasked: Face-work in a Pandemic," Arena (May 29, 2020) 

Jennifer Burek Pierce, "From Alfred Fournier to Anthony Fauci: Targeting Public Health Messages to Teens," Nursing Clio (June 17, 2020)

Matthew Newsom Kerr, "Licenses to Ill: Heal Passes and Surveillance," Origins (September 28, 2020)

Nursing

Cynthia Connolly, Patricia D'Antonio, and Julie Fairman, "Coronavirus nursing shortage? Three ways to get more nurses-now," The Philadelphia Inquirer (March 27, 2020)