Yea-Hung Chen

Yea-Hung Chen

Yea-Hung Chen is a research data specialist in epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco.


COVID deaths in US continue to be undercounted, research shows, despite claims of ‘overcounts’

By: , , and - January 26, 2023

Since the COVID-19 pandemic was declared in March 2020, a recurring topic of debate has been whether official COVID-19 death statistics in the U.S. accurately capture the fatalities associated with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. Some politicians and a few public health practitioners have argued that COVID-19 deaths are overcounted. For instance, a January […]