Population Scientists’ Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

By PAA Web posted 04-28-2020 00:00


Check out what some PAA and APC members are doing in COVID-19 response. We welcome your input on what you and your Centers are doing to respond to the pandemic and study its effects.

Read the current Fact Sheet of COVID-19 response.

The COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated how a pandemic can quickly evolve from a medical and infectious disease emergency to a broad-scale economic and public health disaster. Population scientists (including demographers, economists, sociologists and statisticians) bring scientific rigor to the collection, analysis, and dissemination of data regarding population dynamics and thus have much to contribute toward battling the pandemic and accelerating our recovery.