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Media Advisory - MEDIA ADVISORY: COVID-19 one year in -- Policies and results

Friday, January 29, 2021

KINGSTON - Media are invited to attend a virtual lecture series hosted by the School of Policy Studies  that will review the progress in managing the COVID-19 pandemic through a public policy lens.

 

 Who 

  •  Dr. Samantha Buttemer, Family Physician and Resident physician in Queen’s Public Health and Preventive Medicine
  • Dr. Gerald Evans Chair of Division of Infectious Diseases, Professor, Department of Medicine, Director of Infection prevention and Control, Kingston Health Sciences Centre
  • Dr. Kieran Moore  Medical Officer of Health (Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Health Unit); Professor, Family and Emergency Medicine, Queen’s University
     

Moderated by: 

  • Dr. David Walker, Special Advisor to the Principal on COVID-19; Professor, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and Policy Studies, Queen’s University; Consultant Staff, Kingston Health Sciences Centre

 

What

Dr. Walker will provide a general overview, Dr. Evans will speak about the behaviour of SARS CoV-2, remedies and vaccines, Dr. Moore will address the Public Health policy framework and Dr. Buttemer will consider the direct, indirect and collateral ramifications of COVID.

 

When/Where 
Friday, January 29, 2021 at 12pm.

 

FREE event.
Registration is required.  Register here 

 

A link to the recorded lecture series will be available several hours after the event.

 

For more information
Julie Brown, media relations officer

343-363-2763

Julie.brown@queensu.ca

 

 

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