COVID-19: A one-year review

As COVID-19 threatened the lives, livelihoods and mental well-being of people worldwide, Arizona State University met the unprecedented challenges with speed, agility and, most of all, teamwork.

As part of ASU’s effort, Biodesign researchers, faculty, staff and students sprang into action, joining forces with the state, health care agencies, businesses and nonprofits in the epic battle against COVID-19.

Together, we are filling the urgent need for vaccinations and testing, providing powerful data and trusted expertise, helping Arizona’s economy thrive, providing online tools to overcome loneliness and isolation, addressing the state’s critical need for personal protective equipment and innovating solutions for a healthier tomorrow. Read about our accomplishments over the year since COVID-19 arrived in Arizona.