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The Coronavirus Pandemic
Testing, Vaccines, and the Way Forward

February 16th, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: Testing, Vaccines, and the Way Forward  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 Reuters Tuesday, February 16, 2021 The COVID-19 vaccine rollout is now underway. But it Read More…

Mental Health in the Time of COVID-19

January 27th, 2021 Part of: .

The country’s mental health crisis has only been intensified by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Ever-increasing numbers of deaths and illness, accompanied by economic fears and racial tensions, have made for a grim picture. During this time of unprecedented crisis, everyone is suffering, but Black, Latinx and Indigenous populations, frontline workers, and young people face disproportionate Read More…

‘A Catalyst for Humanity’
A Conversation with Isabel Wilkerson

February 1st, 2021 Part of: .

What are the invisible social strata that define and divide America? How does this unseen ranking underlie racism? And how do caste dynamics systematically lessen the value of Black lives? Join Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson, author of Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, and esteemed social scientist David Williams for a conversation about embedded Read More…

The COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout
What’s Ahead?

January 22nd, 2021 Part of: , .

The Dr. Lawrence H. and Roberta Cohn Forums The COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout:  What’s Ahead? Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and NPR Friday, January 22, 2021 As the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines unfolds in the United States, numerous questions around distribution, supply, hesitancy and efficacy persist. And Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
The Disrupted School Year and Public Health

January 12th, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Disrupted School Year and Public Health Facebook Live Q&A with Marc Lipsitch, Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Meira Levinson, Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from Read More…

COVID-19
The Year Ahead

December 15th, 2020 Part of: .

COVID-19: The Year Ahead 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, December 15, 2020 What will the next year bring in the coronavirus Read More…

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…

COVID-19
Chasing Science to Save Lives

December 9th, 2020 Part of: .

Michelle A. Williams, Dean of the Faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, is pleased to present  COVID-19: Chasing Science to Save Lives When Public Health Means Business, Part 6 Featuring Dr. Anthony Fauci Moderated by Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan Read More…

Race for the COVID-19 Vaccine
Latest Updates

November 20th, 2020 Part of: , .

The Dr. Lawrence H. and Roberta Cohn Forums RACE FOR THE COVID-19 VACCINE: Latest Updates Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and NPR Friday, November 20, 2020 As 2020 approaches its end, the world awaits a COVID-19 vaccine to help prevent further spread of the virus that Read More…