About the center
Drs. Gene Oltz, Ann Scheck McAlearney, Ashish Panchal, and Linda Saif will serve as multi-principal investigators for the Center to STOP-COVID, a new Serological Sciences Center of Excellence supported by a five-year, $10 million grant from the National Cancer Institute in the National Institutes of Health. The effort will study the long-term effect of COVID-19 on first responders, health care workers and the general population.
For more details about the center, email Center to STOP-COVID Research Manager Alice Gaughan at email@example.com.
Congratulations to Dr. Dan Jones, Professor and Vice Chair of Molecular Pathology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, who has received a $25,000 Infectious Diseases Institute Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grant as Principal Investigator for "Viral metagenomics to identify shifting SARS-CoV-2 variants and co-occurring respiratory infections in wastewater." For the effort, he will collaborate with Drs. Jiyoung Lee, Vanessa Hale, Matthew Avenarius, Laura Kubatko, Huolin Tu, and Xiaokang Pan.