Topic: Emergency Preparedness

COVID-19
Where do we go from here?

April 21st, 2020 Part of: .

The Forum was pleased to host the following virtual symposium on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. COVID-19: Where do we go from here? Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Brief Video Highlight This one-hour virtual symposium, jointly presented by the Harvard T.H. Chan School 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 Coronavirus Pandemic
Leading Emergency Preparedness and Response

April 7th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. The Coronavirus Pandemic: Leading Emergency Preparedness and Response  Facebook Live Q&A with Leonard Marcus, Founding Co-Director of the National Preparedness Leadership Initiative  Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Tuesday, April 7, Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Addressing Weaknesses in the Medical Supply Chain

March 31st, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. Q&A with Dr. 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, March 31, 2020 Despite efforts to ramp Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Predicting Gaps in Healthcare Capacity

March 26th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. The Coronavirus Pandemic: Predicting Gaps in Healthcare Capacity Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Ashish Jha, Faculty Director, Harvard Global Health Institute  Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Brief Video Highlight Thursday, Read More…

Unprecedented Natural Disasters in a Time of Climate Change
A Governors Roundtable

November 14th, 2019 Part of: .

Unprecedented Natural Disasters in a Time of Climate Change: A Governors Roundtable Presented jointly with Reuters Brief Video Highlight Thursday, November 14, 2019 Hammered by unprecedented natural disasters, parts of the United States have coped with raging wildfires, catastrophic hurricanes, dangerous heat levels, blizzards and floods. In addition, climate change has introduced new risks and Read More…

Extreme Hurricanes
The Challenges for Puerto Rico and Beyond

March 9th, 2018 Part of: .

EXTREME HURRICANES: The Challenges for Puerto Rico and Beyond Presented jointly with PRI’s The World & WGBH Friday, March 9, 2018 Six months after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, a panel of experts assessed persistent public health challenges on the island and the outlook for long-term recovery. Power restoration, health care coordination, and medical services Read More…

The Flu Outbreak
What You Need to Know

February 13th, 2018 Part of: .

THE FLU OUTBREAK: What You Need to Know Presented jointly with PRI’s The World & WGBH Brief Video Highlight Tuesday, February 13, 2018 More than a half million deaths each year around the world result from flu-related respiratory illnesses. This year, flu has grabbed particular headlines, driven by an early start to flu season and Read More…