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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
Surging Cases, A Growing Crisis


July 7th, 2020 Part of: , .

Facebook Live Q&A with William Hanage, 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 Tuesday, July 7, 2020 After months of social distancing, job losses and other impacts, a surge of Read More…

Food Insecurity, Inequality and COVID-19

June 30th, 2020 Part of: .

Food Insecurity, Inequality and COVID-19  Presented jointly with The World from PRX & WGBH Tuesday, June 30, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated existing crises of food insecurity and health disparities. In the United States, mass protests continue to spotlight deep-seated inequities — including access to affordable, nutritious food —  faced by communities of color. Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
What’s Next

June 23rd, 2020 Part of: .

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 Tuesday, June 23, 2020 The coronavirus pandemic. More than 8 million cases globally and 440,000 deaths Read More…

Racism and COVID-19
Inequities and Policing

June 18th, 2020 Part of: .

Racism and COVID-19: Inequities and Policing Facebook Live Q&A with David Harris, Managing Director, Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race & Justice, Harvard Law School Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Thursday, June 18, 2020 Calls for social justice and Read More…

When Public Health Means Business

June 17th, 2020 Part of: .

WHEN PUBLIC HEALTH MEANS BUSINESS, Part 3 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Hosted by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health A Virtual Fireside Chat with Lawrence H. Summers and Ali Velshi Michelle A. Read More…

When Public Health Means Business

June 10th, 2020 Part of: .

WHEN PUBLIC HEALTH MEANS BUSINESS, Part 2 Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Hosted by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Michelle A. Williams, Dean of the Faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School Read More…

When Public Health Means Business

June 3rd, 2020 Part of: .

WHEN PUBLIC HEALTH MEANS BUSINESS Wednesday, June 3, 2020 Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Hosted by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Michelle A. Williams, Dean of the Faculty at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public 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
Responding Now and Averting Future Crises

May 19th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Howard Koh, Professor of the Practice of Public Health Leadership at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Harvard Kennedy School Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from Read More…