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WGS Faculty and Affiliates Publish NY Times Op-Ed, “What’s Really Behind the Gender Gap in Covid-19 Deaths?”

June 25, 2020

WGS professor Sarah Richardson and affiliates Heather Shattuck-Heidorn, Meredith W. Reiches (Lab Directors of the Harvard GenderSci Lab) recently published a NY Times op-ed, “What’s Really Behind the Gender Gap in Covid-19 Deaths?". The piece discusses the background, findings, and ongoing research of the GenderSci Lab's COVID Project, which can be found...

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GenderSci Lab Publishes New Resource for US Gender/Sex COVID-19 Data Tracking

June 25, 2020

The Harvard GenderSci Lab has released a new resource, the US Gender/Sex COVID-19 Data Tracker, which reports the most comprehensive collection of US sex-disaggregated statistics on COVID cases and deaths. The Tracker reports up-to-date and historical gender/sex-disaggregated data on COVID-19 cases and fatalities for 50 US States and 2 US Territories. For more information and weekly data reports, please see the...

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WGS Faculty Authors Spotlighted in "At Home with Harvard: Pride Month"

June 23, 2020

For the past several months, Harvard Magazine has been running the series "At Home With Harvard" as a guide to what to read, watch, listen to, and do while social distancing. The June edition of "At Home with Harvard" features books by WGS faculty authors Sarah Richardson, Robert Reid-Pharr, and Durba Mitra. Read the full "At Home with Harvard: Pride Month" list...

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WGS Graduate Student Publishes Research on Incarceration and COVID-19 in Health Affairs

June 8, 2020

WGS graduate secondary field student Eric Reinhart is a principle author in the study Incarceration And Its Disseminations: COVID-19 Pandemic Lessons From Chicago’s Cook County Jail which was recently published in Health Affairs, a journal of public health and health policy. The study uses data from Cook County Jail in...

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