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Apr 2020 09
Time: 12:30 PM

Emerging Evidence on COVID-19 Spread and Treatment

When: Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 12:30 to 2:00 pm ET

Where: Webinar

Watch the webinar recording and access slides and a transcript!


12:30 pm | Welcome 

  • Victor J. Dzau, MD, President, National Academy of Medicine

12:32 pm | Introductory Remarks

  • Margaret “Peggy” Hamburg, MD, (moderator) Foreign Secretary, National Academy of Medicine

12:35 pm | Expert Panel Discussion

  • COVID-19 Surface and Aerosol Stability and Transmission
    • John-Martin Lowe, PhD, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Inter-professional Health Security Training and Education, College of Public Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Emerging and Promising Treatment Modalities
    • Arturo Casadevall, MD, PhD, Chair, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Ethics of Utilization of Untested Therapeutics
    • R. Alta Charo, JD, Warren P. Knowles Professor of Law and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin at Madison

1:20 pm | Audience Q&A

1:55 pm | Concluding Remarks

2:00 pm | Adjourn

*Subject to change

This webinar is the third in a series called “COVID-19 Conversations” hosted by the National Academy of Medicine and the American Public Health Association. Join our COVID-19 and Infectious Diseases listserv to be notified about new resources and upcoming events.

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