This week the Data Science Initiative has awarded funding to the following researchers for the Trust in Science and COVID-19 Fund. You can read more about the awards as well as the full DSI Trust in Science program here.
Mapping Covid-19 Misinformation
Yochai Benkler (Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, Harvard Law School)
Countering COVID-19 Misinformation Via WhatsApp in Zimbabwe
Kevin Croke (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health), Jeremy Bowles (Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences), Horacio Larreguy (Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences), John Marshall (Columbia University), Shelly Liu (UC Berkeley)
Ensuring privacy in COVID-19 epidemiological mobility data sets
Salil Vadhan (Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences), Satchit Balsari (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health), Caroline Buckee (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health), Merce Crosas (Institute for Quantitative Social Science), Gary King (Institute for Quantitative Social Science)