Researchers from several departments at Georgetown recently co-authored an article on "Approaching 'Elective' Surgery in the Era of COVID-19" in the Journal of Hand Surgery, in which they propose an ethical framework for prioritizing elective surgery during the pandemic.
Researchers G. Ian Gallicano, John L. Casey, Jiayu Fu, and Samiksha Mahapatra of Georgetown University Medical Center co-published a paper on Nature's Gene Therapy, in which they reveal their research on using molecules comprised of small strands of RNA to shut down the production of destructive…
In a new study Aline de Souza and Kathryn Sandberg at the Georgetown Department of Medicine relay their findings about the long-term impact of drastic weight loss due to severe calorie restriction, another potential impact of food insecurity due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Matthew Kavanagh and Mara Pillinger of the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown Law co-authored an article on how longitudinal legal data are used for comparative analysis and proposed that global policy surveillance should be involved in core global public health…
Colin J. Carlson (Center for Global Health Science and Security) and Shweta Bansal (Department of Biology) recently co-authored a “Comment” in Nature Communications discussing misconceptions about weather and seasonality's influence on COVID-19 transmission, emphasizing that this should not misguide…
Laura Norato, an associate at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, released a blog named "The Female Face of the Pandemic: A Call for Egalitarian Care Systems" conveying the urgent need to protect female caregivers in the era of COVID-19.
Prof. Lawrence Gostin co-published a paper named "Has Global Health Law Risen to Meet the COVID-19 Challenge? Revisiting the International Health Regulations to Prepare for Future Threats" in the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics.
Georgetown faculty from across the university reflect on the sometimes unexpected ways the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted and influenced their work.