December 2, 2020 at 8:30 pm

Ask the Experts about Coronavirus Vaccine, Herd Immunity, Work from Home, Dec. 15

Ask the Experts Dec 15 Livestream graphic with photos of Jennifer Hines, Vinny Just, and Glenn Dutcher

Ohio University faculty experts Dr. Jennifer Hines, Dr. Winfried Just, and Dr. Glenn Dutcher discuss the scientific research around the virus at OHIO, mathematical modeling of the virus spread, and the economic results of Covid-19 live on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 5 p.m.

Ask your questions live via comments and the panel will answer during the broadcast.

Hines, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, is an expert in medicinal chemistry and structural biology. Her research focuses on developing RNA-targeted medicinal agents that could potentially be used to treat bacterial and viral infections.

Just, Professor of Mathematics, is an expert in mathematical epidemiology, in particular, behavioral epidemiology. His research focuses on the possibility of future flare-ups of an epidemic due to waning awareness.

Dutcher, Assistant Professor of Economics, is an experimental economist and incorporates traditional and behavioral economic components in studies to understand more about non-monetary factors affecting the productivity of workers in a firm.

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