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Researchers at Queen’s are at the heart of supporting global efforts to understand the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

As we advance our knowledge of the global challenges presented by COVID-19, we are leading new research projects to address COVID-19, supporting local, national and international efforts to expand our knowledge of the pandemic and deploying this enhanced intelligence to develop solutions that will benefit our society here in Northern Ireland, across the UK and globally.

Information for Staff and Students

Latest updates from the University, for anyone with questions or concerns about Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Beyond Coronavirus: Vaccination and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Beyond Coronavirus: Vaccination and the COVID-19 Pandemic took place live online on Thursday 14 January 2021.

The event featured a keynote address from Professor Sheena McCormack, Clinical Project Lead for the COVAC trials, MRC Clinical Trials Unit at UCL, with a response from Dr Mark Flear, Reader in Law, Queen’s University Belfast, followed by a discussion chaired by Ann Watt, Director of Pivotal Public Policy Forum.

Coronavirus Research

Research being undertaken in Queen's across science, public health and societal aspects of this global challenge.

Latest Research Updates

Working to help find a treatment through drug screening, and leading clinical trials aimed at improving patient outcomes.

Supporting Society

Working together to support individuals and wider society from the consequences of the COVID-19 disease.

Coronavirus Experts

Find academics for media comment, analysis and research.

Analysis and commentary

Read analysis and commentary from Queen’s University academics on Coronavirus.

In the Media

Queen's academics recently featured in news articles about the current pandemic.

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For details of relevant research funding calls please click here