Coronavirus Task Force

COVID-19 Rapid Response Task Force

As policymakers move forward in addressing the coronavirus pandemic, they need access to timely and accurate information and expertise. The Federation of American Scientists has assembled teams of world-class experts on the various facets of this outbreak. If you are a policymaker, submit your question below and choose to either receive a written answer from the experts or be connected with an expert for a one-on-one consultation. You can see the partial list of our experts by navigating over the images below.

Navigate over the cards below to view the partial list of COVID-19 Rapid Response Task Force experts

Virology

Kristian Andersen, PhD

Scripps Research Institute

Meike Dittman, PhD

New York University Langone Health

Tracey Goldstein, PhD

UC Davis

Yonatan Grad, MD/PhD

Harvard University

Scott Kenney, PhD

Ohio State University

Dylan Morris, PhD

Princeton University

Pardis Sabeti, MD/PhD

Harvard University

Qiuhong Wang, PhD

Ohio State University

Public health

Sharon Abramowitz, PhD

UNICEF

John Brownstein, PhD

Harvard University

William Hanage, PhD

Harvard University

Syra Madad, DHSc

New York City Health + Hospitals

Maia Majumder, MPH/PhD

Harvard Medical School

Lina Moses, MSPH/PhD

Tulane University

Saskia Popescu, MPH/PhD

George Mason University

Monica Schoch-Spana, PhD

Johns Hopkins University

Leana Wen, MD

George Washington University

Infectious disease medicine

Nahid Bhadelia, MD

Boston University School of Medicine

Megan Coffee, MD/PhD

New York University Langone Health

Peter Gulick, DO

Michigan State University

Michael Saag, MD

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Joseph Vinetz, MD

Yale School of Medicine

Testing

Robbie Barbero, PhD

Ceres Nanosciences

Alex Greninger, MD/PhD

University of Washington

Sri Kosuri, ScD

Octant Bio

Trevor Martin, PhD

Mammoth Biosciences

Emily Oster, PhD

Brown University

Stephanie Rossow, DVM/PhD

University of Minnesota

Michael Wells, PhD

Broad Institute

 

 

Treatments and vaccines

 

 

Barry Bloom, PhD

Harvard University

Wilbur Chen, MD

University of Maryland

John Cumbers, PhD

SynBioBeta

Jacob Glanville, PhD

Distributed Bio

Jill Horowitz, PhD

Rockefeller University

Stanley Perlman, MD/PhD

University of Iowa

Mark Sloan, MD

Boston Medical Center

 

 

Supply chain

Nancy Connell, PhD

Johns Hopkins University

James Hasik, PhD

George Mason University

Lauren Sauer, MS

Johns Hopkins Medicine

Crystal Watson, DrPH

Johns Hopkins University

 

 

Big data and technology

Tyrone Grandison, PhD

Data-Driven Institute

Jim Hendler, PhD

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Beth Noveck, JD

New York University

Ashkan Soltani, MS

Soltani LLC

 

 

Infodemic

Amir Bagherpour, PhD

Accenture

Gil Eyal, PhD

Columbia University

Jen Golbeck, PhD

University of Maryland, College Park

Beth St. Jean, PhD

University of Maryland

Societal impacts

Michelle Birkett, PhD

Northwestern University

Ellen Kuwana, MS

We Got This Seattle

Jaimie Meyer, MD

Yale School of Medicine

Greg Millett, MPH

amfAR

Sarah Soo-Hoo

Columbia University

International implications

E. William Colglazier, PhD

Center for Science Diplomacy

Shobitha Parthasarathy, PhD

University of Michigan

Jennie Ward-Robinson, PhD

University of Massachusets Amherst

Lindsay Wiley, JD/MPH

American University

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