Long-term Fraunhofer IAO study reveals COVID-19 effects on mental health

Pinpointing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic with AI

Press release / March 09, 2021

Fraunhofer IAO, the University Hospital Dresden and seracom GmbH joined forces to investigate the long-term impact of the COVID-19 pandemic using AI algorithms in a project called WIBCE. The results of the associated Germany-wide online survey indicate that younger people experience more psychological distress than older people, despite the fact that their objective health risk is relatively low.