Pandemic Resource Page

Articles | Links | Videos | Orders | Presentations
Last Updated: 5 April 2020


This page contains links to a variety of material on pandemics, both past and current.

This page will be updated as additional material is identified.


Coronavirus: Here’s how it spread in Santa Clara County
Lisa M. Krieger, March 23, 2020, Bay Area News Group

...history's worst pandemics... (.pdf copy)
Ken Miguel, February 27, 2020, ABC7 News

Preparing for Coronavirus to Strike the U.S.
Zeynep Tufekci, February 27, 2020, Scientific American



Global COVID-19 Dashboard, Global Cases by Johns Hopkins CSSE

SCC Coronavirus (COVID-19) Data Dashboard, Updated daily, Santa Clara County Public Health

Coronavirus Tracker, A compilaton of every coronavirus case in California. Updated daily, SF Chronicle Digital Team

COVID-19 State-by-State Projections, The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) is an independent population health research center at UW Medicine, part of the University of Washington

Coronavirus Cases, Selectable, Worldmeter



How To Tell If We're Beating COVID-19, Henry Reich, Minute Physics, March 27, 2020, 7 min

How Pandemics Work, "It's Okay To Be Smart", PBS, 8 min

Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), January 31, 2020, World Health Organization, 8 min. A good introduction to COVID-19.

COVID-19 March Update- causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology, March 2020,, 13 min

COVID-19 | Corona Virus: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnostics, March 16, 2020, Ninja Nerd Science, 50 min. An interesting and deeper dive into COVID-19.

How wildlife trade is linked to coronavirus, March 6, 2020, Vox, 9 min, Graphic content.



Order of the Health Officer, Santa Clara County
16 Mar 2020, Directs residents living in Santa Clara County to shelter in place; COVID-19.




Upcoming Activities

11 Apr 2020, Big Bunny 5K CANCELLED
CARES support for this annual family friendly 5K run/walk. 7:00am to 11:00am. CANCELLED   More Details...

7 May 2020, General Meeting
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16 May 2020, Field Communications Exercise
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4 Jun 2020, General Meeting
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3 Dec 2020, General Meeting
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