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The Coronavirus Pandemic
The Delta Variant Surge

August 3rd, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Delta Variant Surge Live Online Q&A with William Hanage, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH Tuesday, August 3, 2021 The highly infectious COVID-19 Delta variant is spurring global surges, sparking concerns among public health officials. In the Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Sub-Saharan Africa’s Deepening Crisis

July 27th, 2021 Part of: , .

Live Online Q&A with Wafaie Fawzi, Professor of Population Sciences, and Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Global Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH Tuesday, July 27, 2021 With the Delta variant fueling numbers of new coronavirus cases and deaths in Africa, global health experts Read More…

The Global Pandemic Crisis
Variants, Surges, and Vaccines

June 14th, 2021 Part of: , , .

The Dr. Lawrence H. and Roberta Cohn Forums The Global Pandemic Crisis: Variants, Surges, and Vaccines Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH The global coronavirus pandemic picture is mixed. While vaccination rates increase and death rates drop in some countries, others are struggling with deadly surges and vaccine shortages. Meanwhile, COVID variants Read More…

India’s COVID-19 Crisis
Variants, Vaccines and Surges

May 13th, 2021 Part of: .

India’s COVID-19 Crisis: Variants, Vaccines and Surges Live Q&A with K. “Vish” Viswanath, Director, Harvard Chan India Research Center, and Louise Ivers, Executive Director, MGH Center for Global Health Presented jointly with Reuters Thursday, May 13, 2021 India is experiencing a catastrophic surge of coronavirus cases — more than 22.66 million confirmed cases with more Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
The Latest on Variants and Rapid Testing

April 20th, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Latest on Variants and Rapid Testing Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & GBH Facebook Live Q&A with Michael Mina, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health  Tuesday, April 20, 2021 What are Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Tracking Long COVID

April 15th, 2021 Part of: .

Facebook Live Q&A with Andrew Chan, Professor in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH Thursday, April 15, 2021 Scientists and doctors are working to understand “long COVID” — a lingering range of symptoms that persists in some people Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Grieving and Mental Health

March 2nd, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: Grieving and Mental Health Facebook Live Q&A with Christy Denckla, Research Associate, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & GBH Tuesday, March, 2, 2021 With half a million dead from COVID-19, how Read More…