2021 PUBLIC HEALTH STORIES #8

Curated public health stories for this week from my reading shelf for Week 8 of 2021.

I.

This blog article from former CDC Director Dr Tom Frieden articulating “Why this moment brings a once-in-a-century opportunity to strengthen global health”

Read article title “Now or Never” here.

II.

An interesting and in depth take on how we can learn from our pandemic mistakes

Read about “5 pandemic mistakes we keep making

III.

How New Models Of Vaccine Development For COVID-19 Have Helped Address An Epic Public Health Crisis

“Efforts undertaken to speedily bring the world safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines hold great promise for protecting human health and economic and social wellbeing. But whether that promise is realized depends in part on the risks of acceleration and their management. If these can be managed successfully, the global community will owe great thanks to those who have been willing to break the mold when it comes to vaccine development, manufacturing, and delivery.”

Disclaimer: Posts and opinions are my own and do not reflect the views of my employer.

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