Tag: PRI's The World

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Surging Cases, Rapid Diagnostics, and New Vaccines

December 1st, 2020 Part of: , .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: Surging Cases, Rapid Diagnostics, and New Vaccines Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & GBH Tuesday, December 1, 2020 With spiking coronavirus cases, America is looking to measures such as COVID-19 vaccines and the first, FDA-approved rapid COVID-19 self-testing Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Advances in Testing, Fighting the Surge

July 14th, 2020 Part of: .

Facebook Live Q&A with Michael Mina, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, 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 & WGBH Tuesday, July 14, 2020 Early in the pandemic’s spread in the U.S., the lack of adequate testing Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Stopping the Spread of Misinformation

May 26th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. Facebook Live Q&A with K. “Vish” Viswanath, Professor of Health Communication in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 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 & WGBH Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Safely Reopening Workplaces

May 12th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. Facebook Live Q&A with Joseph Allen, Director of the Healthy Buildings Program, 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 & WGBH Tuesday, May 12, 2020 As some Americans Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Hospital Frontlines During the Surge

April 16th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. The Coronavirus Pandemic: Hospital Frontlines During the Surge Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Paul Biddinger, Director, MGH Center for Disaster Medicine  Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Post your questions for the Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
What We Know Now

April 14th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. The Coronavirus Pandemic: What We Know Now Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Caroline Buckee, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, 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 & WGBH Post Read More…

The Modern Slave Trade
Public Health Impacts

November 10th, 2015

THE MODERN SLAVE TRADE: Public Health Impacts Presented in Collaboration with PRI’S The World & WGBH A global scourge, human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery that traps millions of people in lives of forced labor and sexual exploitation. Political instability and extremism leave people, especially women and children, vulnerable to predation. In this Read More…

Living the Best Life Possible
Doctor and Patient Conversations About Serious Illness and Mortality

March 17th, 2015 Part of: .

This Forum event with examine “Living the Best Life Possible: Doctor and Patient Conversations About Serious Illness and Mortality.”