Resources and Guidance Regarding COVID-19

Information and guidance for the general public, as well as researchers and scientific societies, has developed and changed quickly as the understanding of COVID-19 deepens. Here is a compilation of resources, federal and agency notices, and other updates that may be of interest to our members.

Federal Administrative Guidance

Federal Agency Guidance

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COVID-19 Advocacy

  • In Response To The COVID-19 Pandemic, Private Sector Groups and Industry Associations, Scientific Societies and Academic Coalitions Unite To Urge Congress To Recommit To Funding and Sustaining the U.S. Scientific Enterprise (May 4)
  • Multisociety letter regarding increased stigma against those of Asian descent (April 20)
  • The American Society of Microbiology and other organizations submitted a letter to House and Senate appropriators calling for a nonpartisan review of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic (March 30)
  • Led by the American Sociological Society, roughly 40 scientific societies signed a statement encouraging institutes of higher education to delay procedures for faculty and tenure review, given the extenuating circumstances of this school year with every aspect of life upended. (March 23)
  • The American Society of Association Executives sent Congress a letter to ensure that all 501(c) tax-exempt entities are eligible to receive small business loans. (March 23)

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