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Seminar Series: COVID Lessons Learned with VT Health Commissioner, Dec 7, 12-1pm

November 10, 2020 by Jennifer Smith

The Application (and Misapplication) of Science, Epidemiologic Data, Public Health Practices, and Health Policy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Application (and Misapplication) of Science, Epidemiologic Data, Public Health Practices, and Health Policy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mark Levine, MD, Commissioner of Health │ Vermont Department of Health

Objectives:

  • Provide explanations regarding Vermont’s low incidence rate, number of deaths, and test positivity rate, and detail the lessons learned about managing the pandemic thus far
  • Demonstrate how the pandemic in Vermont has taught us important lessons on health equity
  • Understand what we have learned about testing, especially the role of antigen tests and serology
  • Illustrate, with humility, where Vermont has led the way
  • Discuss and elucidate some of the many controversies and “misapplications”

via Zoom on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 12 – 1 PM

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