COVID-19 (Coronavirus research)

Our expertise in the media

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In the media: COVID-19 expertise from the University of Essex

Essex expertise on the global pandemic has featured in key national and international press and media outlets. Journalists come to us because we are relevant, informed and trusted.

From clinical diagnosis and treatment to the impact on society, and from mental health and wellbeing to the impact on business and the economy - our experts are contributing to the debate.

View the very latest press coverage of our expertise below and find key contact details for our Communications team. Still want to learn more about work from the University of Essex on COVID-19? Read more about our latest coronavirus research and visit our list of COVID-19 experts.

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Meet our COVID-19 experts

Are you an academic looking for a research partner? Are you a journalist looking for fresh commentary and analysis? View our trusted COVID-19 experts who are ready to share their insightful knowledge and robust research.

Meet our experts


Contact us
Head of Communications Ben Hall
University of Essex
The Communications Team University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3SQ