Responses to COVID-19 in Asia-Pacific: insights and experiences

Responses to COVID-19 in Asia-Pacific: insights and experiences

Responses to COVID-19 in Asia-Pacific: insights and experiences

The COVID-19 pandemic immensely affected countries around the world stretching our health systems, and national and global economies. These trying times highlight the value of learning from each others’ experiences, and knowledge exchange to address a global health challenge. In this light, HSG Asia-Pacific is holding a regional webinar that features perspectives and experiences in the region. This is also an opportune platform to discuss regional work and collaboration that can be done for COVID-19, and possible topics for subsequent webinars by HSG Asia-Pacific.

Speakers

  • Dr Hilde De Graeve – Team Leader for Health Systems, World Health Organization, India
  • Prof. Barbara McPake- Director, The Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne; and HSG Board Member
  • Prof. Soonman Kwon – Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul National University; and HSG Board Member

Moderated by HSG Board Members: Dr Katherine Ann Reyes and Dr Kaaren Mathias.

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