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Coronavirus Resource Center

This page is a resource to increase awareness regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Here, you will find the latest statistics, news, and information, as well as the ongoing efforts by HSP’s extensive global network of partners to combat the coronavirus. This page will be updated daily with the latest information. 

COVID-19 Daily Update

Last Updated August 11, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. ET | See Citation

U.S. Tracking Statistics

5,113,906+ cases

50 states with confirmed cases

  • California: 574,469
  • Florida: 536,953
  • Texas: 515,621
  • New York: 426,046

164,137+ deaths

1,670,755+ recovered

47,100+ cases in last 24 hours

Global Tracking Statistics

20,152,405+ cases

188+ countries with confirmed cases

  • United States: 5,113,906
  • Brazil: 3,057,470
  • India: 2,268,675
  • Russia: 895,691

737,986+ deaths

12,388,686+ recovered

216,033 new cases and 4,268 new deaths in last 24 hours


Map of Confirmed Cases in U.S. by State and Territory
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Tests Performed v. Confirmed Cases in U.S. by State
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COVID-19 Country Case Count Trajectory
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COVID-19 Country Death Count Trajectory
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The data on this page has been collected from the following sources.
New York Times, Johns Hopkins’ CSSE, Financial Times, World Health Organization, USA Today, Statista, Politico, Bloomberg

From Our Partners

HSP’s extensive network of partners around the world are working tirelessly to strengthen capacity to prevent, detect, and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the onset of the outbreak, our partners have been champions of health security, working to raise awareness, train health and laboratory professionals to enhance preparedness, and support the response to COVID-19 infections in their countries.

Pakistan

In Pakistan, HSP Partner, the Association for Biorisk Management (ABM)’s Veterinary cohort, recently traveled to the mountainous region of Loralai in Balochistan in order to educate nomadic shepherds in that region about COVID-19.

Iraq

In the Kurdish region of Iraq, HSP Fellow Dr. Osama Shareef is leading teams at the ASA Hospital and Sarchner Center, both in Sulaymaniyah City,  to conduct COVID-19 PCR testing. Between the two sites, they are running up to 545 tests daily, which is critical to Iraq’s efforts to identify and contain the spread of the coronavirus.

Turkey

In Turkey, HSP Partner Dr. Hakan Gülerce, Harran University Migration Policy Application and Research Center (HÜGÖÇ), and his collaborator Dr. Veysel Bozkurt, Istanbul University, are leading a survey on the sociological impact of COVID-19.

Philippines

In the Philippines, HSP Partner, the Research Institute of Tropical Medicine-Biorisk Management Office (RITM-BRMO), is developing video content on their days off in order to help better train laboratory workers in the safest COVID-19 testing methods.

Indonesia

In Indonesia, HSP is working with the Indonesian Biorisk Association (IBA) and the National Standardization Agency (BSN) to conduct week-long, intensive virtual training programs for labs that are new to COVID-19 testing.


Pakistan

Samreen Sarwar, HSP Technical Advisor in Pakistan, on when and how to use face masks. Part 1. Instruction in Urdu.

Pakistan

Samreen Sarwar, HSP Technical Advisor in Pakistan, on when and how to use face masks. Part 2. Instruction in Urdu.

Iraq

HSP Fellow Dr. Arwa Mujahiid on how to prevent COVID-19 and advice to the general public. Instruction in Arabic.


News & Information

Featured articles about COVID-19, including the latest developments as well as expert opinions and advice on prevention and treatment.

At Least 97,000 Children Tested Positive For Coronavirus In Last 2 Weeks Of July-NPR

Previous Vaccines and Masks may Hold Down Covid-19, Some Researchers Say-CNN

Vaping Linked to Higher Risk of COVID-19 in Teens and Young Adults, Study Finds-The Verge

Russia Becomes First Country To Approve A COVID-19 Vaccine, Says Putin-Reuters

New Fund Aims To Deliver PPE To 1 Million Frontline Health Workers In Africa-Devex

Virus Surge Makes US Weak Link In Global Economic Recovery-The Associated Press

Winter Is Coming: Why America’s Window Of Opportunity To Beat Back Covid-19 Is Closing-STAT

Pfizer, Moderna and Gilead Reputations Climb on COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatment News, According to Harris Poll-Fierce Pharma

KY Bars Can Reopen. Glitch Causes ‘Artificially Low’ COVID-19 Case Number of 275.-Herald Leader

What It’s Like When COVID-19 Lasts For Months-NPR

Mnuchin Says A U.S. Coronavirus Relief Bill Could Come This Week-Reuters

Schools Mull Outdoor Classes Amid Virus, Ventilation Worries-The Associated Press

Brazil Passes 100,000 Deaths As Outbreak Shows No Sign Of Easing-BBC News

Shortages Threaten Trump’s Plan For Rapid Coronavirus Tests-Politico

New Covid-19 Cases Are Declining in Arizona, Once a Hot Spot. Here’s How the State is Turning Things Around-CNN

‘It’s just madness’: Bikers Throng South Dakota Town Despite Covid Threat-The Guardian

Asymptomatic Cases ‘Carry Same Amount Of Virus’-BBC News

Coronavirus Cases Are Surging. The Contact Tracing Workforce Is Not-NPR

U.S. Travel Warning Puts Virus-Battered Mexico On Par With War-Torn Nations-Reuters

US Adds 1.8 Million Jobs In A Sign That Hiring Has Weakened-The Associated Press

Virus Keeps Spreading As Schools Begin To Open, Frightening Parents And Alarming Public Health Officials-The Washington Post

1.2 Million Seek Jobless Aid After $600 Federal Check Ends-The Associated Press

Southeast L.A. Already Faced Many Ills. Now It’s the Epicenter Of Coronavirus-Los Angeles Times

Twitter, Facebook Remove Trump Post Over False Claim About Children And COVID-19-NPR

A Growing Side Effect Of The Pandemic: Permanent Job Loss-Politico

Government Health Experts Warn U.S. Cities Of ‘Trouble Ahead’-Reuters

How Safe Is Your School’s Reopening Plan? Here’s What To Look For-NPR

This California Company Has A Better Version Of A Simpler, Faster Covid-19 Test-STAT

Districts Go Round And Round On School Bus Reopening Plans-The Associated Press

Scientists Are Testing Pricey Rare-Disease Drugs As Covid-19 Treatments. What If One Works?-STAT

Americans Back Trump On Immigration — But Only To Stop COVID-19, Poll Finds-NPR

Moderna Says Discussing Supply Deals With Countries For COVID-19 Vaccine-Reuters

Designer Antibodies Could Battle COVID-19 Before Vaccines Arrive-Science Magazine

Coronavirus Surge Slowing in California, but Don’t Expect a Repeat of Reopening Fever-LA Times

Local Governments ‘Overwhelmed’ In Race To Trace U.S. COVID Contacts-Reuters

Novavax’s Covid-19 Vaccine Shows Promising Immune Response, Early Data Show-STAT

Despite Mask Wars, Americans Support Aggressive Measures To Stop COVID-19, Poll Finds-NPR

Where Is The Money For COVID-19 Diagnostics?-Devex

Radical Shift In COVID-19 Testing Needed To Reopen Schools And Businesses, Researchers Say-Science Magazine

New Rural Hot Spots Are ICU Bed Deserts, Study Finds-Politico

N.J. Sees Spike In COVID-19 Cases As Residents Slack Off On Masks And Social Distancing-NBC News

Next Big COVID-19 Treatment May Be Manufactured Antibodies-Reuters

260 Employees In Georgia School District Have Tested Positive for Covid-19 or Been Exposed-CNN

This Tiny Texas Company Is Running Most Of The Drive-Thru Covid-19 Testing In The U.S.-STAT

Parents Struggle As Schools Reopen Amid Coronavirus Surge-The Associated Press

Birx Warns U.S. Coronavirus Epidemic Is In ‘New Phase’ As Cases And Deaths Climb-NPR

Leaders Duel Over Coronavirus Relief Bill-Politico

A Georgia Sleepaway Camp’s Coronavirus Outbreak Is A Warning For What Could Happen When Schools Reopen, CDC Says-CNN

A Covid-19 Vaccine, Amazingly, Is Close. Why Am I So Worried?-STAT

What 6 Of The 7 Countries With The Most COVID-19 Cases Have In Common-NPR

U.S. COVID-19 Aid Bill Talks Ongoing As Jobless Benefit Nears End-Reuters

Congressional Hearing Tackles US COVID-19 Response In Africa-Devex

China’s Coronavirus Vaccines Are Leaping Ahead – But Face Challenges As Virus Wanes-Nature

Medical Nonprofits Forced To Scale Back As The Pandemic Upends Their Fundraising-STAT

Families File First Wave of Covid-19 Lawsuits Against Companies Over Worker Deaths-The Wall Street Journal

Herman Cain, US Ex-Presidential Candidate, Dies After Contracting Covid-BBC News

COVID-19 Tanks U.S. Economy In Second Quarter, Outlook Shaky-Reuters

‘A Huge Experiment’: How The World Made So Much Progress On A Covid-19 Vaccine So Fast-STAT

After 99 Days Of Success, Virus Returns To Haunt Vietnam-The Associated Press

Young People Are Infecting Older Family Members In Shared Homes-The Washington Post

Health Experts Urge A Shutdown Do-Over As COVID-19 Cases Surge-NPR

Americans Are Dying Of Covid-19 And Trump Is Pouting About Fauci-CNN

Gohmert Blames Mask For Positive COVID-19 Test-The Hill

Harvested Antibodies Now Being Tested As A Prevention Tool Against COVID-19-NPR

US Senate COVID-19 Funding Bill Includes $4B For Global Response-Devex

U.S. Small Businesses Face Mass Closures Without More Pandemic Aid-Reuters

Coronavirus Research Updates: Mutations Allow Virus To Elude Antibodies-Nature

How Covid-19 Could Give Kim Jong Un A Doomsday Weapon-Politico

Miami Marlins’ Season On Hold After More Players Test Positive For Covid-19-CNN

Pandemic Is Overwhelming U.S. Public Health Capacity In Many States. What Now?-NPR

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COVID-19 Resources

WHO COVID-19 Outbreak Homepage

Includes updated information about travel guidance, daily situation reports, personal protection advice, FAQs, and Myth-busters.

Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering: Global Case Count Dashboard

Mapping tool that offers real-time tracking of COVID-19 spread by country. Includes information regarding case totals, deaths, recoveries, and more.

ASM: COVID-19 RESEARCH REGISTRY

This registry includes top-ranked, COVID-19 research articles curated by experts and serves as a resource for scientists working together to address fundamental science and accelerate scientific research on SARS-CoV-2.

CDC: 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS HOMEPAGE

Includes information about virus transmission, symptoms and complications, prevention and treatment, advice for the public, FAQs, information for travelers, and more.

JOHNS HOPKINS: HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE VIRUS

Johns Hopkins Medicine explains how the virus is transmitted, how it is diagnosed, and best ways to protect yourself.

DHS: MASTER QUESTION LIST FOR COVID-19

The Master Question List (MQL) is intended to quickly present the current state of available information to government decision makers in the operational response to COVID-19.

NIH: LitCovid

LitCovid is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to thousands of relevant articles in PubMed. The articles are updated daily and are further categorized by different research topics and geographic locations for improved access.

CDC: COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

Updated weekly by the CDC, the MMWR provides the latest epidemiological information related to COVID-19, such as fatality rates by age and its implications for public health practice.

OPENWHO: INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL (IPC) FOR NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

This course provides information on what facilities should be doing to be prepared to respond to a case of an emerging respiratory virus such as the novel coronavirus, how to identify a case once it occurs, and how to properly implement IPC measures to ensure there is no further transmission to HCW or to other patients and others in the healthcare facility.

ABSA INTERNATIONAL: SARS-COV-2/COVID-19 TOOLBOX

Includes COVID-19 fact sheets, FAQs, training resources, peer reviewed references and more.

Free COVID-19 Related Online Courses

Compiled by the online study aid microbenotes.com, this page includes 10 free online COVID-19 related courses taught by the WHO, Future Learn, Coursera, and more.

IASC: Children's Book About COVID-19

This book was a project developed by the Inter-Agency Standing Committee Reference Group on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings (IASC MHPSS RG). “My Hero is You” is a book written for children around the world affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. “My Hero is You” should be read by a parent, caregiver or teacher alongside a child or a small group of children. The book is available in multiple languages (including Arabic, English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Bahasa Malay, Turkish, Russian, and more) and they are open to translation into other languages by interested parties.