Supporting the Government and NHS

Ulster's experts have been appointed as key advisers on Covid-19 government and industry taskforces to help predict the trajectory of infection and associated pressure on the NHS alongside planning for community response and overall exit strategies.


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UK Rapid Test Consortium

Ulster University Professors Tara Moore and Jim McLaughlin have been appointed as key UK government advisers to help develop a Covid-19 antibody test, via local company CIGA Healthcare.

Scientific & Technical Advisory

Professor Mark Tully and Maurice Mulvenna have been appointed to support the Public Health Agency's Covid-19 response planning.

Economic impact in NI

Economists from the Economic Policy Centre are advising local and national government as well as industry about the projected impact of Covid-19 on the economy.