Structural Racism, Public Health, and Covid-19

Structural Racism, Public Health, and Covid-19

Recent events in the U.S. — from the disproportionate burden of Covid-19 on Black communities to nationwide protests against police brutality — have brought racial inequity to the forefront. While health and policing might seem like separate issues, their disproportionate effect on Black communities illuminates a common root: that of structural racism.

As much of the workforce continues to stay home, we face an ongoing uncertainty about when offices will reopen or when virtual classes will end and kids will return to school. Working from home already presents a unique set of challenges to productivity (as discussed in our previous article).

How to Navigate New Coworkers: Roommates, Family, Kids and Pets

Carolyn Swope, MPH and Carolina Campanella, Ph.D. Meet Your New Office Mates As much of the workforce continues to stay home, we face an ongoing uncertainty about when offices will reopen or when virtual classes will end and kids will return to school. Working from home already presents a unique set of challenges to productivity […]

How To Stay Productive While Working From Home

How To Stay Productive While Working From Home

It’s been around 10 weeks since a large part of the workforce has been asked to work from home to reduce the spread of Covid-19. After 70+ days of virtual conference calls, working in pajamas, and improvising less than ideal standing desks from objects like ironing boards and packing crates, it’s time to take stock of the benefits and challenges of working from home.

Guidelines in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Well Living Lab, Delos, Cushman & Wakefield and Hines Align to Advance Return-to-Workplace Guidelines in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic 

The Well Living Lab, a Delos and Mayo Clinic collaboration dedicated to researching the indoor environment’s impact on human health, today announced a comprehensive plan to study the design and operation of workspaces to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses.