Modeling Showed Potential Deaths at Georgia Tech Without Masks and Other Mitigation

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Joshua Weitz, a professor of biological sciences at Georgia Tech and founding director of the quantitative biosciences Ph.D. program there, recommended several strategies for mitigating COVID-19's spread: enforce mask-wearing requirements, test those on campus for the virus, reduce gathering sizes whenever possible and make online teaching the default until infection risks decline.

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College of Sciences

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Institute and Campus, Economic Development and Policy, Institute Leadership, Student and Faculty, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics
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coronavirus, coronavirus prevention, covid-19, faculty testimony
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  • Created On: Aug 17, 2020 - 3:26pm
  • Last Updated: Aug 17, 2020 - 5:15pm