We identify, analyse and advise

The Swiss National COVID-19 Science Task Force advises the public authorities in the current COVID-19 crisis. While the Task Force does not make decisions about measures or actions taken, the volunteer group of experts represents relevant scientific fields and ensures that impartial scientific advice is given.

The members of the Swiss National COVID-19 Science Task Force do not receive any remuneration or compensation for their work in the Task Force. Each member has disclosed any potential conflicts of interest. These documents are available on the Organisation page.

Policy Briefs

14 Sep 2021

Preparing for the academic year 2021-22 in academic institutions

Populated by crowds of young, mobile people gathered in closed spaces for extended periods of time, academic institutions represent a potentially propitious setting for the spread of Sars-CoV-2 both during academic and extracurricular activities.


Scientific update of 7 December 2021

Overview and evolution of the situation, 29 November 2021

Speech by Tanja Stadler at the Point de presse, 29 November 2021