Ariadne Labs has partnered with the Harvard Medical School student group, HMS COVID-19 Student Response Team, to develop and disseminate evidence-based, practical community guidance to help the general public...
One of the challenges the general public faces in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic is processing the overwhelming amount of conflicting information, often from sources that are inaccurate, out of date, or unclear.
Ariadne’s Community Mitigation efforts are focusing on communicating simple, easy to use information for the general public to apply in real-life scenarios to help mitigate the exposure and spread of COVID-19.
Our research includes analyzing global and domestic community mitigation responses in order to develop and disseminate practical, evidence-based recommendations for the general public.
Press Release: New Partnership with Harvard Medical Students on COVID-19 Guidelines for Everyday Activities
Safe Grocery Shopping Checklist offers guidance to ensure safety before, during and after trips to the grocery store
An outline of important principles that may help organizations guide the formulation of human resource contingency plans should a surge of critically ill patients occur in your specific institution.
Download as a PDF Pandemic precautions are now in place. Zero visitation policies at hospitals mean no one besides patients are allowed into the facility. Zero—no family members, no friends, no loved ones. It goes...
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommended on March 18, 2020: “Keep children out of the health care system if it’s not necessary.Use telemedicine and other non-direct...
Boston Globe: Wearing a face mask with a valve? It might be time to find something else, some experts say
Dr. Atul Gawande is quoted in this Boston Globe article on the dangers of wearing a face mask with a valve.
An overview of Dr. Atul Gawande's latest New Yorker piece on the five strategies to safely reopen America.
Dr. Asaf Bitton discusses the risks of socializing indoors, the problem of public bathrooms, and why doctors have changed the way they think about masks.
PBS NewsHour: As restrictions are lifted, how to apply lessons from health care workers to daily life
Dr. Atul Gawande joins Judy Woodruff to discuss how to control virus spread as daily activities resume.
Press Release: New Report Detailing How South Korea is Protecting Health Care Workers During COVID-19
Country’s low health care worker infection rate offers valuable lessons for leaders; Research draws on interviews with front-line workers and health care system leaders in South Korea and a review of the...
Patrick J. McGovern Foundation: Dr. Asaf Bitton on social distancing, connection, resilience and courage during COVID-19
Dr. Asaf Bitton on the large-scale effort at Ariadne Labs, supported by the Patrick J. McGovern Foundation, to provide protocols to all levels of the health care system.
Asaf Bitton speaks with USA Today about how to stay safe while outside.
Dr. Bitton's social distancing counsel from "Not a Snow Day" included in this article on Thrive Global.
Asaf Bitton, MD, MPH, speaks with Oprah Magazine about how to properly practice social distancing.
The New York Times reporter interviewed Dr. Bitton, who provided more clarity to the concept of "social distancing" in one comment.
CNN: Donations of respirator masks and other medical supplies needed at American hospitals coming from unlikely sources
A cautionary story about the looming lack of medical equipment, including masks, and what can be done about that.
Advisory Board: ‘Any half-measure approach won’t work’: The urgent, painful need for social distancing
A Q&A with Dr. Bitton and Steven Berkow, Advisory Board Vice President of Provider Research, about social distancing and how health care leaders should respond.
A New York Times article on the genesis of Dr. Bitton's original social distancing post and tips for staying safe.
In this video interview, Dr. Bitton talks with Jim Braude of WGBH about social distancing.
Dr. Bitton speaks with PBS NewsHour's Judy Woodruff about the importance of social distancing to flatten the curve.
A list of recommendations in short sound bites that underscore what Americans should be doing right now.
Harpers Bazaar references Asaf Bitton's social distancing guidance.
Executive Director, Dr. Asaf Bitton, speaks to CNN about how parents should be implementing social distancing.
Asaf Bitton speaks with CBS Boston about the need for young people to take social distancing seriously.
Boston Globe: Social distancing in the coronavirus pandemic — maintaining public health by staying apart
Dr. Asaf Bitton pens social distancing op-ed for Boston Globe