SS/R: Managing the COVID-19 Pandemic: From Epidemiology to Policy
- Describe key characteristics of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, including epidemiology and virology
- Assess non-pharmaceutical interventions implemented to managed the pandemic in the context of historical epidemics
- Explain immunization and therapeutic strategies to treat COVID-19
- Identify and discuss key ethical, legal and system challenges in responding to COVID-19
- 50% Participation
- 50% Reflection
Students are expected to listen to four hours of pre-recorded content before November 10, 2020. This course will not be offered in Barcelona, Spain this year but through a combo of pre-recorded lectures and live Zoom sessions (offered at specified times).