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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…

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…