COVID-19 GARD Dash Board

WHO Briefings

March 13, 2020: View Video
March 16, 2020: View Video
March 18, 2020: View Video
March 20, 2020: View Video
March 23, 2020: View Video

Global Distribution of COVID-19 Cases

Maps by WHO: Web Link and updated daily
Maps by Johns Hopkins University:Web Link and updated daily
Bar chart of accumulation of cases by Worldwide Engineering (updated March 23, 2020): YouTube Video

Special Presentations on COVID-19

Dr. Bin Cao – Chinese Guideline of Diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19: Click here

Key Published Articles on COVID-19

  • The New England Journal of Medicine has a great set of resource s related to COVID-19. Please find it at:
  • Cao B, Wang Y, Wen D, Liu W, Wang J et al.  A Trial of Lopinavir-Ritonavir in Adults Hospitalized with Severe Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2020 Mar 18. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2001282. Click here
  • Ran L, Chen X, Wang Y, Wu W, Zhang L, Tan X.  Risk factors of healthcare workers with corona virus disease 2019: a retrospective cohort study in a designated hospital of Wuhan in China. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 17.Available from:
  • Liu W, Zhang Q, Chen J, Xiang R, Song H, Shu S, et al. Detection of COVID-19 in children in early January 2020 in Wuhan, China. N Engl J Med. 2020 Mar 12. Available from:
  • Lloyd-Sherlock P, Ebrahim S, Geffen L, McKee M. Bearing the brunt of covid-19: older people in low and middle income countries. BMJ. 2020 Mar 13;368:m1052. doi: 10.1136/bmj.m1052. Available from:

Resources on COVID-19 and Lung Conditions (e.g. Asthma, COPD)

AAFA* – What People With Asthma Need to Know: Click here
NACA* – COVID-19 and your asthma patients: Click here
GINA* – Recommendations for Inhaled Asthma Controller Medications: Click here
*AAFA=Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America; NACA=National Asthma Council Australia; GINA=Global Initiative for Asthma

Other General Relevant Resources

WHO – Country & Technical Guidance: Click here
CDC – Flattening of the Epidemic Curve (Figure), (Full Report)
WHO – What is COVID-19: View video click here
NETEC* – Personal Protective Equipment for COVID-19: View video click here
CHEST* – Special Issue Dedicated on COVID-19: Click here
*NETEC=National Ebola Training & Education Center; CHEST=American College of Chest Physicians