Month: September 2020

Independent SAGE Emergency Statement on Universities in the Context of Rising SARS-CoV-2 Cases in Late September 2020

Since Indepent Sage’s initial consultation on University reopening at the end of August, the situation has changed significantly. Cases are rising rapidly, particularly in young adults, and there are reports of rapidly deteriorating situations on some university campuses as universities attempt to manage the multiple crises of transmission, infections, and student welfare.

In light of this we have updated our recommendations. Read the full statement and recommendations here .

This statement represents the considered view of Independent SAGE. We welcome additional evidence and views that might enable us to improve upon it.

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