East Bay Getting to Zero
COVID, Data, Epidemiology

Confused about masks?

On July 7 2020, East Bay Getting to Zero hosted a virtual live event featuring a presentation by Sophy S. Wong, MD about the science behind masks, mask materials and how to wear them for the best protection.

Watch the video presentation below:

Below are some of the slides shared by Dr. Sophy Wong in the presentation.

 A more detailed COVID-19 harm reduction table can be found here

Read the article by Atul Gawande in the New Yorker here.

Read the JAMA article by Lydia Bourouiba here.

DIY instructions: CDC (easy no-sew), Maker Mask (sewn, science-based), Olson Mask (sewn)

Read the article by Siddhartha Verma, et al. here.

Image and information fom here.