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COVID-19: Stories, Insights, Expertise

Whether you're a community member, one of our alumni, or a University of Minnesota student, here you’ll find stories, insights, and expertise to support you during the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 Updates

For the latest Covid-19 updates for students, faculty, and staff, visit our Safe Campus page.

COVID-19 Clinical Trials

Sign up and learn about trials of drugs for COVID-19 treatments by University of Minnesota physicians. Learn the facts about testing for the virus that causes COVID-19.

Donate to Covid-19 relief funds

The U of M has a number of ways you can contribute COVID-19 relief to our students and front-line medical personnel. Give.

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Close ties between human and veterinary medicine

Veterinary medicine researchers are using their unique perspectives and expertise to combat COVID-19.
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Clinical trials test blood pressure drug losartan

Researchers hope the drug can thwart lung damage from the novel SARS-CoV-2 virus.
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Domestic violence risk grows during pandemic

As Minnesotans stay home to reduce exposure to the coronavirus, two U of M researchers see a different risk cropping up.
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COVID-19 Podcasts

Health in All Matters

Listen to episodes from the School of Public Health's weekly podcast series "COVID-19: When a pandemic sweeps the modern world."

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From "How We Got Here" to "Smart Testing," listen to all of the timely podcasts from the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy.

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U of M experts offer insights, expertise, and support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are just some of the faculty and staff involved in these efforts.

Supporting You and Your Community

The U of M offers resources to support the well-being of individuals, families, and communities during this challenging time.

We are #UMNproud

Share your #UMNproud moments during this challenging time helps to remind us of the strength and resilience of the University of Minnesota community.

Educational Videos

Alternate Care Sites Introduction Video

A new way for local communities to provide care, in a non-hospital setting, for those who become ill during the COVID-19 pandemic. View flyer for staff and volunteers.

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Don’t Kid with Covid-19

How you can prevent the spread of COVID-19. Short videos from M Health Fairview.

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