Where can I go for just a quick overview of coronavirus?

Where can I go for just a quick overview of coronavirus?

Some of the best researched and informative websites I've found for coronavirus.

Julian Talbot

Resources and information about coronavirus

If you share this link and 2 others share it and so on, we use the power of exponential math in our favor. Which seems appropriate given the virus is using that same exponential math against us.


As the US surpasses 280,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19, and over 1 million reported cases worldwide, social distancing and thoroughly washing your hands are considered the most effective safeguards, an essential even if you do wear a cloth mask. At this time (Till 5th April 2020), there are no specific vaccines or treatments for COVID-19. However, we have shared an Infographic designed by an expert that might be helpful in some ways.

What's Social Distancing? (And Other Covid-19 FAQs, Answered)

Plus: What it means to 'flatten the curve,' and everything else you need to know about the coronavirus.


Situation overview This is a rapidly evolving situation. COVID-19 has been declared a pandemic (a world-wide outbreak). Every location will eventually be affected although the timing and extent of the impact cannot be exactly predicted. Every country / territory will eventually experience an outbreak, even if it currently has no confirmed cases.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

CDC is closely monitoring an outbreak caused by Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China.

WHO Website

On the right-hand side of the WHO website is a collection of topics with drop-down menus. There’s a section called Technical Guidance & Global Research which might have some useful information for specialists or the curious.

Coronavirus: Why You Must Act Now

Politicians, Community Leaders and Business Leaders: What Should You Do and When? T This well-researched article argues that the best approach now is to move to a lockdown sooner rather than later.

WHO Coronavirus situation reports

Situation reports - Situation reports provide the latest updates on the novel coronavirus outbreak. These include updated numbers of infected people and location, and actions that WHO and countries are taking to respond to the outbreak.

WHO Coronavirus Information

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.

Lessons learned from managing COVID-19 (Week 1)

Practical lessons learned during the first week of managing the COVID-19 epidemic in South Korea. I've been embedded in a large organisation in South Korea, helping them to structure their response to the COVID-19 epidemic. It's been one of the more dramatic project transitions I've had, being in Syria just prior to this.

Lessons learned from managing COVID-19 (Week 2)

Practical lessons learned during the second week of managing the COVID-19 epidemic in South Korea. Phew. What a week. To recap, I'm a crisis management specialist, embedded in a large organisation in South Korea. My role here is to help my client to structure their response to the COVID-19 epidemic.

Geographical Overview of Coronavirus

Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

Coronavirus and a roadmap for infected investing

As much as value investors with spare cash want to jump on undervalued companies, it's probably not the time to buy the dip in the market just yet as the US braces for coronavirus's full impact.

Covid-19 Info

Covid-19 Information - Peter Attia, M.D. (Instagram Q&A)

Doctor Peter Attia answers the most burning questions about the Covid-19 disease.