|Submission Date||March 4, 2021|
University of Virginia
IN-50: Innovation D
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Director - Office for Sustainability
Office for Sustainability
Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:
In order to limit the community spread of COVID, UVA Health has contributed to the policy, research and preparedness for COVID. This includes everything from providing innovative COVID testing in wastewater to the greater Charlottesville area, to engaging our community in clinical trials for COVID. In addition to providing testing and vaccinations for the community at large, UVA shared knowledge about how to limit COVID transmission in buildings with our local community partners.
Which of the following impact areas does the innovation most closely relate to? (select up to three):
Wellbeing & Work
A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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