Topic: Health Policy

Covid-19 Vaccine Mandates
Americans’ Sharp Divide

July 28th, 2021 Part of: , .

COVID-19 VACCINE MANDATES: Americans’ Sharp Divide Live Online Q&A with Robert Blendon, Health Policy Political Expert, and Joanne Kenen, Editor-at-Large for Health Care at POLITICO Presented jointly with POLITICO Wednesday, July 28, 2021 A deepening divide along political party lines regarding COVID-19 vaccine requirements raises pressing questions about how the U.S. might pursue flagging vaccination Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Sub-Saharan Africa’s Deepening Crisis

July 27th, 2021 Part of: , .

Live Online Q&A with Wafaie Fawzi, Professor of Population Sciences, and Professor of Nutrition, Epidemiology, and Global Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH Tuesday, July 27, 2021 With the Delta variant fueling numbers of new coronavirus cases and deaths in Africa, global health experts Read More…

The Alzheimer’s Treatment Controversy
Implications of Accelerated Drug Approvals

July 20th, 2021 Part of: .

The Alzheimer’s Treatment Controversy: Implications of Accelerated Drug Approvals Live Online Q&A with Aaron Kesselheim, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and Director, Program On Regulation, Therapeutics, And Law (PORTAL), Brigham and Women’s Hospital Presented jointly with Reuters Tuesday, July 20, 2021 The recent controversy surrounding the FDA approval of a new Alzheimer’s treatment has Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
The Latest on Variants and Rapid Testing

April 20th, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Latest on Variants and Rapid Testing Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & GBH Facebook Live Q&A with Michael Mina, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health  Tuesday, April 20, 2021 What are Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Tracking Long COVID

April 15th, 2021 Part of: .

Facebook Live Q&A with Andrew Chan, Professor in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly with The World from PRX & GBH Thursday, April 15, 2021 Scientists and doctors are working to understand “long COVID” — a lingering range of symptoms that persists in some people Read More…

Health and Social Policy Moving Forward
The Partisan Divide

April 14th, 2021 Part of: .

Health and Social Policy Moving Forward: The Partisan Divide Presented jointly with POLITICO and The Commonwealth Fund Wednesday, April 14, 2021 A Democratic presidential administration. A Democrat-controlled Congress. A conservative Supreme Court. What are the likely implications for health and rights as these three powerful entities intersect under the Biden administration? A cadre of experts Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Vaccine Acceptance and Public Attitudes

March 23rd, 2021 Part of: .

The Coronavirus Pandemic: Vaccine Acceptance and Public Attitudes Facebook Live Q&A with Gillian SteelFisher, Deputy Director of the Harvard Opinion Research Program  Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & GBH As coronavirus vaccinations increase in the United States, questions about vaccine acceptance Read More…

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…