Mitigating the pandemic: uOttawa’s response to COVID-19

When the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the novel coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic, our university community sprang into action.

To address this global public health crisis head on, our researchers are looking for ways to better understand the SARS-CoV-2 virus to fight it and save lives. Academics from all ten faculties are analyzing the pandemic from various angles, providing much-needed thought leadership. And our students are creating numerous initiatives to help others, from making face masks to delivering food to frontline workers.

Discover how, together, we are making a difference.


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