Lerner Center Faculty Affiliate Scott Landes interviewed for Spectrum News

Scott Landes spoke with Spectrum News about how individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities are at greater risk of serious illness or death related to COVID-19. Landes says that COVID-19 death rates are higher in this population due partly to several underlying health conditions.

Read Landes’ research brief: COVID-19 and Pneumonia: Increased Risk for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities during the Pandemic to learn more.

Read the full story and watch the video here.