School of Policy Studies

School of Policy Studies
School of Policy Studies

School of Policy Studies Policy Talks lecture series Coronavirus Panel

COVID-19 One Year In: Policies and Results

Friday January 29, 2021  12:00 PM

Drs. Buttemer, Evans, Moore and Walker will review progress in managing the COVID-19 pandemic through a public policy lens one year since their introductory presentation on this topic. 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.

Speakers:

  • 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

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See last year's initial panel on this topic here:

The Wuhan Coronavirus: Have the lessons learned from SARS helped?
Jan. 30, 2020
Dr. Gerald Evans, Chair of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Professor of Medicine, Queen’s University; Attending Staff, Kingston Health Sciences Centre
Dr. Samantha Buttemer, Family Physician and Resident in Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Queen’s University
Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health, Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Health Unit; Professor, Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine, Queen’s University
Dr. David Walker, Chair, Ontario Expert Panel on SARS and Infectious Disease Control (2003-4); Professor, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and Policy Studies, Queen’s University