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Colombia's Response to COVID-19: Lessons Learned for Public Health

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Thursday, October 6, 2022, 12:00 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. ET
Location
Wolfe Street Building/W2008
Online/Onsite
Add to Calendar 15 jhu-bsph-226011 Colombia's Response to COVID-19: Lessons Learned for Public Health

This conference discusses the challenges, obstacles, and main achievements of Colombia's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A synthesis of the experience is presented, from which lessons are proposed for other low- and middle-income countries aimed at strengthening the response to new pandemics and public health crises. At the end, learnings are proposed for the teaching and practice of global public health.



For more information, visit the event page:
https://publichealth.jhu.edu/node/226011.

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
2022-10-06 16:00 2022-10-06 17:20 UTC use-title Location Wolfe Street Building/W2008

Speaker: Fernando Ruíz Gómez, MD, PhD, MPH, Former Minister of Health and Social Protection, Colombia

Comments by: Julián Alfredo Fernández Niño, MD, PhD '17, MPH, MSc, Assistant  Scientist, Health Systems Program, Department of International Health

This conference discusses the challenges, obstacles, and main achievements of Colombia's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A synthesis of the experience is presented, from which lessons are proposed for other low- and middle-income countries aimed at strengthening the response to new pandemics and public health crises. At the end, learnings are proposed for the teaching and practice of global public health.

 

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