CEPS 2019 Novel Coronavirus Initiatives

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The 2019 Novel Coronavirus has had significant impacts on almost every facet of daily Canadian life, from healthcare to work to living. As leaders in computer science, engineering, and physical sciences, our faculty and staff are making efforts to improve life by contributing to solutions that mitigate COVID-19 and its impacts. You can learn about CEPS research and initiatives related to COVID-19 below, and read about the University of Guelph's response to COVID-19 here.

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Creative Encounters, a CEPS-led summer camp, is engaging children through take-home camp kits.

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Lifesaving Hashtags

U of G computer scientist harnesses Twitter to monitor COVID-19 and other disease outbreaks.

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Testing and Treating COVID-19

CEPS researchers are developing innovations to more efficiently test for, diagnose and treat COVID-19.

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Preventing and Understanding COVID-19

CEPS researchers are using novel methods to better understand and predict COVID-19 as well as mitigate its spread.