Leaders and Innovators in the Fight Against COVID-19
From designing and manufacturing ventilators, masks and PPE to coordinating clinical trials for COVID-19 therapeutics and vaccines, NSF is shining a light on organizations that have demonstrated remarkable ingenuity and a tireless commitment to protecting human health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Some are advancing science to help slow the spread of the virus. Others are applying COVID-19 controls to protect their customers, students and employees. Together, they are making a difference for public health. Join NSF in honoring leaders and innovators in the COVID-19 pandemic.
Penlon Embraces Wartime Roots
The medical device company, which responded to a similar call to arms during WWII, accelerated production of its ESO 2 ventilator for the NHS, increasing production from 10 to 402 ventilators per week at peak production.
Uniting to Save Lives
The VentilatorChallengeUK Consortium assembled teams of manufacturers and medical experts, including NSF International’s James Pink, to accelerate the production of life-saving equipment.
Science Takes Center Stage at Michigan Science Center
Now more than ever, we all need to understand science to help navigate new circumstances.
Midtown Detroit, Inc. Adopts Face Masks Early
Midtown Detroit organizations were among the first to require mask for employees and visitors at participating institutions.
Opera in a Parking Garage
Michigan Opera Theater’s innovative, drive-through opera earns rave reviews from critics and public health pros. (Photo credit: Mitty Carter)
18,000 Ventilators in 30 Days
Researchers and industry collaborate to design low-cost ventilator for fast, on-demand production.