Public health stories #7

Curated public health stories for this week from my reading shelf  I. Last week was huge for everyone expecting good news from the vaccine front. Everything you need to know about the AstraZeneca, Moderna and Pfizer vaccines in a condensed format here. II. Healthcare costs in US needs to be reduced to meet Institute of […]

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Public Health Stories #6

Curated public health stories for this week from my reading shelf I. I had been amiss at posting for a little while. I had the privilege of being part of the COVID response for the past few months and it had been an experience like no other. I am grateful for the front line health […]

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Public health stories #5

Curated public health stories for this week from my reading shelf I. Success story from New Zealand in eliminating COVID transmission “There are several lessons from New Zealand’s pandemic response. Rapid, science-based risk assessment linked to early, decisive government action was critical. Implementing intervention at various levels (border-control measures, community-transmission control measures, and case based […]

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Public health stories #4

Curated public health stories for this week from my reading shelf I. We all know the life isnt going to be the same in the post pandemic world. Architects have already started redesigning how our cities and urban living will look like in the futurehttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-07-14/10-design-concepts-for-city-living-under-covid-19 II. If you live in the US, here is a […]

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Public health stories #2

Curated public health reads for the week I. ” If you do not know how to ask the right question, you discover nothing. If you stay in this world, you will never learn another one.” – Edward DemingWhen we see data points in the news or elsewhere, we should start by asking questions. With right practice, […]

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Public health stories #1

Curated public health reads for the week: I. “When public-health programs are successful, they are invisible, and what is invisible is almost always taken for granted.” The New Yorker The Coronavirus and the Gutting of America’s Public-Health System When public-health programs are successful, they are invisible, and what is invisible is almost always taken for […]

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