As much as possible, even amid state shut-downs and online classes, IMCI scientists and researchers continue to work, strategize, collaborate and share their expertise.

Director Holly Wichman is coordinating a team of modelers from across Idaho to help the state predict the spread of the virus so resources can be deployed proactively and strategically.

And Assistant Director Tanya Miura warns the community that COVID-19 is much more contagious and deadly than the flu. Click on the image below to view the article published in today’s newspaper.

Dr. Miura will also be featured in an upcoming Vandal Theory podcast.