N3C Data Enclave now includes data from more than 1 million COVID-positive patients

N3C Data Enclave now includes data from more than 1 million COVID-positive patients
The National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C) Data Enclave is a one-of-a-kind collection of clinical data that the research community can use to study COVID-19 and identify potential treatments. It now has data derived from electronic health records of more than 4 million people, including more than 1 million patients who tested positive for COVID-19. Researchers […]

Anti-Depressant may help treat COVID-19 (Links to an external site)

Anti-Depressant may help treat COVID-19
In a preliminary study of COVID-19 patients with mild-to-moderate disease who were attempting to recover in their homes, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine have found that the anti-depressant drug fluvoxamine seems to prevent some of the most serious complications of the illness, and makes hospitalization and the need for supplemental oxygen less likely.

Joyce (Joy) Balls-Berry, PhD, MPE, elected to the Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Board of Directors

Joyce (Joy) Balls-Berry, PhD, MPE, elected to the Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Board of Directors
Joyce (Joy) Balls-Berry, PhD, MPE, Associate Professor of Neurology, Lead, Knight ADRC Health Disparities and Equity Core, Washington University in St. Louis, was recently elected to the Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Board of Directors. The Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) was founded in 2009 to support the needs of the […]