Graphics reporter Education: University of California at Berkeley, M.A. in Journalism, 2010; University of Southern California, B.A. in International Relations and Russian Language, 2004 Armand Emamdjomeh makes data visualizations, maps and graphics. Before coming to The Washington Post, he was deputy director of data visualization at the Los Angeles Times and an alum of the L.A. Times Data Desk. Honors & Awards:
Sigma Delta Chi Award for Informational Graphics, 2015
Associated Press Sports Editors, 2nd place investigative, 2014
Professional Affiliations: Investigative Reporters and Editors Foreign languages spoken: Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Farsi
A coronavirus, recently named covid-19, has infected more than 70,000 people since it was first reported in late 2019. To predict how big the epidemic could get, researchers are working to determine how contagious the virus is.