Jakub Tolar, CPHO: CO:VID Collaborative Outcomes: Visionary Innovation & Discovery

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COVID-19 Vaccines

The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible.

What do we know about vaccines?

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Antibodies and Immunity

Antibody tests may determine if someone had COVID-19, but immunity is uncertain.

Do antibodies provide immunity to COVID-19?

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Wearing Face Masks

Wearing a face covering limits the spread of respiratory droplets that could cause infection.

Do face masks protect against COVID-19?


Everyday Life and Wellbeing

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Spring Break Travel Recommendations

Not all spring break destinations are created equal: Some have specific health risks you should be aware of.

What should I know about travel?

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Making Decisions about Children Attending In-person School

As a parent, guardian, or caregiver, you may have the option to choose between in-person, virtual, or a hybrid mode of learning for your child(ren).

What should I know to plan for classes?

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Coping Resources

Coping with stress in a healthy way will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger.

How do I cope with this new normal?

COVID-19 Vaccine Timeline

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Addressing COVID Disparities Across Diverse Communities

The Disparities in COVID Response Task Force is a collaboration with the University of Minnesota system across Minnesota health departments, local and regional health care systems and communities to increase COVID testing and vaccinations in diverse communities and reduce disparity gaps by coordinating and disseminating resources on testing, mobile care and immunization events.

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