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Landes study on COVID-19 fatalities among people with IDD published

Jun 1, 2020

Intellectual and developmental disability and COVID-19 case-fatality trends: TriNetX analysis

Margaret A. Turk, Scott D. Landes, Margaret K. Formica & Katherine D. Gross

Disability and Health Journal

Scott Landes

Scott Landes


"Intellectual and developmental disability and COVID-19 case-fatality trends: TriNetX analysis," co-authored by Scott Landes, associate professor of sociology, was published in Disability and Health Journal. The authors found that COVID-19 appears to present a greater risk to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), especially at younger ages. The study was the focus of articles published in Forbes and Newsweek. 06/01/20