News

Monday, Jun 1, 2020
CHW affiliate Paul Starr, Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, as well as co-founder and co-editor of The American Prospect, shares his perspective on the ramifications of resuming in-person worship amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
CHW affiliate Ramanan Laxminarayan, along with a team of researchers, uncovered evidence that vaccines substantially reduce antibiotic use among children under five years of age in low- and middle-income countries. These published findings support the prioritization of vaccines within the global strategy to combat antimicrobial resistance.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Governors have been leading the charge to combat COVID-19. Just add it to the long list of innovative health policies that state leaders have been driving, according to blog authors Heather Howard and Sonia Pandit of Princeton's Center for Health and Wellbeing.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Heidi Morefield, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Health and Wellbeing, addresses the history of large-scale vaccine development in this article published by the Washington Post. "Vaccine development is important to fighting viruses, but can’t come at the expense of other means of prevention," she asserts.
Monday, May 18, 2020
Local variations in climate are not likely to dominate the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a Princeton University study published May 18, 2020 in the journal Science. Co-authors include CHW affiliates Bryan Grenfell and C. Jessica Metcalf.
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Sirad Hassan ’20, a Woodrow Wilson School concentrator pursuing certificates in GHP, Cognitive Science, and African American Studies, is one of 10 students honored with a 2020 Spirit of Princeton Award for service and contributions to campus life.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
by Catherine Zandonella, Office of the Dean for Research
CHW affiliate Bryan Grenfell is among a team of Princeton researchers exploring how COVID-19′s rapid spread has been fueled, in part, by the virus’ ability to be transmitted by people who are not showing symptoms.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Two CHW affiliates will assist Gov. Phil Murphy in his efforts to restart New Jersey: 𝗛𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗛𝗼𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗱, Director, State Health and Value Strategies and Lecturer at Woodrow Wilson School; and 𝗦𝗵𝗶𝗿𝗹𝗲𝘆 𝗧𝗶𝗹𝗴𝗵𝗺𝗮𝗻, former Princeton President and Emeritus Professor of Molecular Biology and Public Affairs.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
A research team led by CHW affiliate Alexander Ploss, Associate Professor of Molecular Biology, and David MacMillan, the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry, will deploy its new cell mapping technology to shed light on the molecular interplay between COVID-19 and its host.
Thursday, Apr 30, 2020
Congratulations to CHW affiliate Anne Case, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Emeritus, for being elected to the National Academy of Sciences in recognition of her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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