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Thursday, June 4, 2020
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COMMUNITY
Emory speaks out against racist violence; vigils planned for Friday
A university-wide online solidarity vigil is set for 4 p.m. Friday. Earlier in the day, the Emory School of Medicine will host “White Coats for Black Lives” events at 1 p.m. on the Emory Quadrangle and at six hospitals. Masks and social distancing will be mandatory.

READ COMMUNITY MESSAGES FROM EMORY LEADERS

• Emory University President Claire E. Sterk

• Emory University President-elect Gregory L. Fenves

• Emory University Interim Provost Jan Love

• Emory Healthcare CEO Jonathan S. Lewin

• Emory University Chief of Police Rus Drew
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RESEARCH
Emory doctors study connections between blood clots and COVID-19
After noticing unusual blood clotting in many patients diagnosed with COVID-19, doctors at Emory believe the thickness of their blood may be connected with inflammation and clotting – and severity of illness.

 

CONNECTIONS
Undergraduate researcher explores architecture of Atlanta’s Fox Theatre
Ever wonder about the Fox Theatre’s iconic design? Study abroad last summer in Spain and Morocco helped Rizky Etika analyze the architectural influences of the Atlanta landmark, which reflects both Islamic history and the late American industrial age.

 

WELLNESS
Stay healthy with Journeys programs, personalized virtual coaching
Journeys is a new addition to Healthy Emory Connect, offering employees personalized coaching programs on a wide range of topics. Joining Operation: Eat Right is one easy way to try the programs.
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TAKE NOTE
 
'Walking on Wednesdays' returns for summer; sign up for June 10 start
'Walking on Wednesdays' returns for summer; sign up for June 10 start

Visit Emory Athletics website to watch virtual team recognitions
Visit Emory Athletics website to watch virtual team recognitions

Wind down with FSAP's 'Daily Refresh' weekdays at 4:30 p.m.
Wind down with FSAP's 'Daily Refresh' weekdays at 4:30 p.m.
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EMORY EXPERTS ON COVID-19
 
What is herd immunity and when will we get there for coronavirus?

 

What is herd immunity and when will we get there for coronavirus?
June 2 |  Marybeth Sexton |  Today Show

How to stay healthy when you eventually return to the office post-pandemic

 

How to stay healthy when you eventually return to the office post-pandemic
June 2 |  Jay Varkey  |  CNBC

As protests sweep nation, research finds social distancing most effective at slowing coronavirus spread

 

As protests sweep nation, research finds social distancing most effective at slowing coronavirus spread
June 1 |  Colleen Kraft |  NBC News
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