Past Webinar Livestream / Recording
WebGyan | Pandemic complexity: mitigating the third wave and training for the future
Pandemic complexity: mitigating the third wave and training for the future
Predicting and mitigating the possible third wave of COVID at macro and micro levels is critical as we re-invent public health training and structures for the future. Dr. Varsha Sridhar, a Bangalore-based molecular virologist will discuss ongoing and emerging COVID surveillance strategies and challenges. Prof. Vikram Patel, a psychiatrist and global health expert will discuss institutional structures and potential rewiring of public health progr...
WebGyan | Vaccine Hesitancy
The COVID-19 pandemic has thrust the world into a global crisis. Though it's been a year since the authorisation of the first vaccine, the challenges and responsibilities are not at an end. How do we grapple with this devastating crisis that is far from over?
Join us, as we discuss a major issue — vaccine hesitancy, a term to refer to the refusal or intentional delay in getting vaccinated. Prof. Gagandeep Kang will discuss her experiences with vaccination, vaccine hesitancy studies, and the current situation. Prof. Sandhya Koushika will speak about the need to discuss vaccine hesita...
Sundowner Session | Grief in the Workplace
At this Sundowner Session, we meet professionals who have worked with wellness as part of their careers. Join us for a frank, empathetic discussion on Grief in the Workplace and share your experiences.
Origins and Evolution of SARS-CoV-2
Made in India diagnostics in the context of COVID-19
Crushing the curve requires adequate testing, contact tracing and isolation. A problem that has plagued us from the beginning is the availability and affordability of tests in India. Dr. Taslimarif Saiyed, CEO of C-CAMP, has been leading an effort to indigenise diagnostics. Join us for a conversation between him and Prof. S Ramaswamy, Purdue University....
Vaccines against COVID-19
WebGyan | Evidence-based implementation of COVID-19 public health measures
WebGyan : An Ask Me Anything on Tapestry Pooling
WebGyan with Prof.V Kamakoti | Contact Tracing and Aarogya Setu
WebGyan- Dr. Shahid Jameel : Immunology of COVID-19
Dr. Jameel began by sharing a very pertinent video, called ‘COVID-19 Immunology 101 for Non-immunologists’ by Dr. Akiko Iwasaki. He then delved into ...