Media

Lover Lab in the media

Amherst Media-Amherst Weekly Report “COVID Vaccines and Public Health”-December 11, 2020.

WGBH News “Local Public Health Experts Weigh In On Biden’s COVID-19 Plan”- November 9, 2020

Boston Globe “High school sports on ice: Can there even be a winter season?"- October 31, 2020

WGBH News “Number Of Massachusetts Cities, Towns With High COVID-19 Rates Nearly Doubles In A Week”- October 8, 2020

Daily Hampshire Gazette “UMass team lands $427K grant to pinpoint high-risk tick locations”- September 28, 2020

Mass-Live “UMass volunteers to help study coronavirus exposure on campus, statewide”- July 9, 2020

Politifact- Truth-O-Meter “Social media image about mask efficacy right in sentiment, but percentages are ‘bonkers’ “- July 1, 2020

Newsy- The Briefing “COVID-19 Update with Infectious Disease Expert Andrew Lover”- June 18, 2020

Metrowest Daily News, Framingham “Health directors need critical numbers to know if community spread of coronavirus is decreasing”

NBC 10 Boston “Boston Protesters Urged to Get Free COVID-19 Testing”- June 9, 2020

Boston Globe “Governor Baker to announce details of Massachusetts reopening today”- May 18, 2020

Boston Globe “Massachusetts researchers are on front lines of coronavirus antibody testing” (Sero-Mass study)- May 3, 2020

The Economist “The young seem to be less likely to catch or pass on COVID-19”- May 2, 2020

WWLP 22 News, Springfield- Mass Appeal “UMass Epidemiologist Answers COVID-19 Questions”- April 29, 2020

WGBH Radio- In It Together “Daily discussions about COVID-19 in Massachusetts”- April 13, 2020

Tampa Bay Herald “Florida’s count of coronavirus deaths is missing some cases”- April 11, 2020

Boston Herald “Coronavirus cases way underreported in Massachusetts, across nation: Experts”- March 27, 2020

NY Times “Twitter Blocks The Federalist for Promoting Coronavirus Parties”- March 26, 2020

Wired Magazine “Researchers Push for Mass Blood Tests as a COVID-19 Strategy”- March 26, 2020

FiveThirtyEight “Experts Say The Coronavirus Outlook Has Worsened, But The Trajectory Is Still Unclear”- March 26, 2020

Business Insider “More than a dozen researchers predicted how the US’s coronavirus outbreak will end. They estimated nearly 200,000 people could die by the end of the year."- March 26, 2020

WGBY Television- Connecting Point “Coronavirus Myth-busting: Separating Fact from Fiction”- March 25, 2020

Wired Magazine “Trump’s Itch to Reboot the Economy Would Be a Fatal Error”- March 24, 2020

FiveThirtyEight “Infectious Disease Experts Don’t Know How Bad The Coronavirus Is Going To Get, Either”- March 20, 2020

Newsy- The Briefing “Experts: COVID-19 Cases to peak in May without more action”- March 19, 2020

Gizmodo “Real Number of U.S. Coronavirus Cases Could Be as High as 150,000, New Estimates Suggest”- March 19, 2020

Bloomberg Quint “Coronavirus testing gap created public health chaos across US”- March 12, 2020

Mass Live “Coronavirus protection starts with basic hygiene”- March 6, 2020

UMass Press Releases, Publications, and Campus Events

UMass Press Release “UMass Amherst Looks Ahead to Spring, Having Established a Proven Infrastructure to Test for COVID-19 and Protect Public Health”- Dec. 10, 2020

Computational Social Science Initiative “COVID-19, College Campuses, and Contact Tracing”- November 19, 2020

Med-life Science News “UMass Amherst epidemiologist receives NIH grant to develop new tick surveillance method”- September 25, 2020

SciX “Scientists to develop new surveillance method for tick-borne disease transmission”- September 25, 2020

UMass Press Release “A New Twist on Public Health Tick Surveillance”- September 24, 2020

UMass Press Release “New UMass Amherst COVID-19 Dashboard Launched”- August 26, 2020

UWW/Alumni Relations/School of Public Health and Health Sciences “Special Forum: Moving Forward: COVID-19 Reopening Pathways”- August 12, 2020

UMass Press Release “UMass Amherst Study Underway to Estimate Coronavirus Exposure on Campus and Across State”- July 9, 2020

UMass Press Release “Federal Grants Support Research to Improve Pandemic Forecasting” - July 1, 2020

UMass Magazine “A Virus Changes Everything”- Spring 2020

UMass Life Science Cafe “Covid-19 Panel featuring University of Massachusetts faculty” - May 7, 2020

UMass Institute for Applied Life Sciences “COVID-19 Town Hall and Q&A-Recap, plus Sero-Mass study”- April 24, 2020

School of Public Health and Health Sciences “State’s COVID-19 Response Gets Vital Assistance from School of Public Health and Health Sciences at UMass Amherst”- April 1, 2020

School of Public Health and Health Sciences “Gerber Leads SPHHS Effort to Assist State”- March 27, 2020

UMass News Office “Portable AI Device Turns Coughing Sounds Into Health Data for Flu Forecasting”- March 19, 2020

Daily Collegian “Scholars dissect COVID-19 at Amherst College roundtable”- March 5, 2020