Watch Kent State Experts Answer Questions About COVID-19

What is COVID-19?

Experts from Kent State University’s College of Public Health answer your COVID-19 questions.

As the fall semester begins and we welcome students, faculty and staff back to all Kent State University campuses and locations, we know you may have questions and concerns about COVID-19.

Ask an Epidemiologist: Episode 1 of 2

In this video, epidemiologists from Kent State’s College of Public Health, Tara Smith, Ph.D., and Christopher Woolverton, Ph.D., provide answers to some of the most-asked questions about the COVID-19 virus, symptoms, transmission, the difference between isolation versus quarantine, and things you can do to protect yourself and others.


Kent State is committed to the success – and safety – of every student and everyone in our Kent State family. Keeping you informed – with advice from experts – is an important part of that unwavering commitment. Flashes Take Care of Flashes – always.

Health and Safety Updates

For the most recent updates about Kent State’s health and safety measures, you can always visit www.kent.edu/coronavirus. This page also provides links to university resources and support.

POSTED: Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 12:07pm
UPDATED: Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 4:45pm