UWMDI COVID-19 Resources

We have gathered some resources aimed at providing diverse and relevant information in a central location for Institute faculty, trainees and staff during these unprecedented times.

 

UWMedicine INFORMATION

 

Updates and COVID-19 Information

The Huddle (Daily COVID-19 updates, numerous links) https://huddle.uwmedicine.org/news/covid-19-updates

UWMedicine COVID-19 Town Hall Archive (https://huddle.uwmedicine.org/news/zoom-town-hall-archive)

COM Rounds (zoom access prioritized to those doing inpatient clinical care across UW and affiliated hospitals). Sharepoint available: COVID-19

COVID and Diabetes Risk: (https://www.cebm.net/covid-19/diabetes-and-risks-from-covid-19/)

COVID and Diabetes Webinar (managing Diabetes during the COVID era): Watch video here

 

Research Restrictions/Resources

Department of Comparative Medicine Emergency Planning (https://sites.uw.edu/dcmi4/emergency-planning/)

COVID-19 and Human Subjects Research (https://www.washington.edu/research/hsd/covid-19/)

 

Well-Being and Support

UWMedicine Support Resources (https://faculty.uwmedicine.org/covid-19/)

 

SCIENTIFIC/EDUCATION RESOURCES

 

Virtual Seminar Series

National DRC Seminar Series (https://www.vumc.org/diabetescenter/virtual-seminar-series)

Weekly diabetes-focused seminars from leaders in the field

Metabolic Physiology in Isolation
(Link: https://sites.google.com/view/whitemcgarrahlab/metphys2020) or follow @phillipwhite14

Excellent daily seminars (scheduled through April 24) via zoom or Facebook, with Q&A on Twitter; archived on YouTube (search metphys2020)

ImmunoMetabolism symposium (Link: https://immunometnet.com)

Weekly seminar series via zoom

Muscleinisolation (link: Muscleinisolation19.slack.com)

Endo2020 The Endocrine Society meeting is online this year, from June 8-20. Click here to register for free (https://ams.endocrine.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=LoginRequired&expires=yes&Site=ES)

 

Ideas for Skill-Building

 

COVID-19 Grant Opportunities

https://grants.nih.gov/policy/natural-disasters/corona-virus.htm

 

Ongoing COVID-19 Research

Researchers at FHCRC tracking evolution and development of COVID-19

Nextstrain (https://nextstrain.org/ncov?f_division=Washington) or follow Trevor Bedford (@trvrb)

 

For fantastic summaries of COVID-19 literature (published and BioRxiv), follow @NakedCapsid

 

COVID-19 Research/Volunteer Opportunities (CHECK WITH YOUR SUPERVISOR BEFORE SIGNING UP!)

Sign up to join 30,000+ fellow scientists volunteering to help with COVID-19 research: https://crowdfightcovid19.org