Science Robotics Focus Article

Today, Science Robotics published a new article by Brian Scassellati and Marynel Vázquez on the potential of socially assistive robots during infectious disease outbreaks. In particular, the article argues that robots have a role not only in helping combat pandemics through contributions to clinical care, logistics and surveillance, but also can help address secondary impacts of infectious disease outbreaks. The full article can be accessed here.