UofT supports 31 COVID-19 research projects through $8.4M Action Fund

April 22, 2020

The University of Toronto has announced that the 31 research projects that will be supported through a $8.4M Toronto COVID-19 Action Fund. The fund will support projects ranging from medical interventions to measures aimed at supporting the economy and vulnerable populations. “COVID-19 presents an array of unprecedented global problems that require urgent attention and expertise from experts in a wide variety of disciplines – from medical specialists and public health researchers to economists, social scientists and mathematicians,” said U of T vice-president, research and innovation, and strategic initiatives Vivek Goel. “We are confident these projects will each, in their own way, make important contributions to the global fight against this pandemic.” U of T (ON)