Brandeis News Highlights

How and when can we reopen the economy safely? What are the most promising treatments? How do we protect the most vulnerable among us? These are just a few of the questions Brandeisians — our faculty, students, alumni, parents and staff — are tackling. We're working fast, smart and compassionately, fueled by our enduring commitment to improve the world through knowledge and action.

Brandeis Research News

How COVID-19 is impacting health policy at federal, state and local levels

In this Q&A, Associate Professor Michael Doonan, executive director of the Massachusetts Health Policy Forum at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management, explains how COVID-19 is impacting health policy at every level of government.

Tracking public opinion during a pandemic

Associate Professor of Economics Raphael Schoenle is studying how consumer expectations are evolving throughout the COVID-19 crisis.

Students study seniors' views of COVID-19

Professor Sarah Lamb's anthropology class extensively interviewed older adults about their reactions to the virus.

Most Popular Stories

July 31, 2020

Brandeis began piloting its COVID-19 testing program for the university community the week of July 27-31. Here's a look at how it worked.

August 11, 2020

New health and safety protocols required new investments in infrastructure across campus.

May 20, 2020

Rosbash, the Peter Gruber Endowed Chair in Neuroscience, professor of biology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, serves on a panel of world-famous scientists proposing solutions to the health crisis. Backed by business titans, they have the White House's ear.

April 15, 2020

An analysis by Anna Scherbina, associate professor of finance in the Brandeis International Business School