Panel Discussion: Role of Data and Modeling in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Moderated by center manager Randi Foraker, PhD, this panel discussion took place at the Institute for Public Health’s 2020 annual conference — COVID-19 Pandemic: Response, Lessons Learned and Recovery. Watch on Vimeo.

Data resources at WashU

General resources
Data visualization
  • FlowingData: popular data visualization and tutorial blog of Nathan Yau
  • D3.js: Javascript library that helps bring data to life
  • Stanford Visualization Group: keep current with the latest in visualization research
  • VUD Lab from University of California, Berkeley: a student-run organization devoted to using data to solve problems in modern cities
  • InfoCaptor: affordable dashboard and analytics software
Geographic information systems
Portals & dashboards