Covid-19: Swift action to control further spread – A Panel Discussion

Το Πρόγραμμα Μεταπτυχιακών Σπουδών «Δημόσια Υγεία-Public Health» του Τμήματος Ιατρικής του Πανεπιστημίου Πατρών σε συνεργασία με το Πανεπιστήμιο Δυτικής Αττικής και το Master of Public Health-School of Public Health and Applied Human Sciences-Kenyatta University θα συμμετάσχουν στην Ευρωπαϊκή Εβδομάδα Δημόσιας Υγείας (11-15 Μαΐου 2020) 
Συζήτηση με θέμα: “Covid-19: Swift action to control further spread”, Δευτέρα 11 Μαΐου 2020 και ώρες 11:00 π.μ.-12:00 μ.μ.

How can a COVID-19 “time bomb” be defused by higher educational institutions?

Α Panel Discussion with Professors of major universities in Greece and Kenya working in the public health sector:

Professor Apostolos Vantarakis, Vice-Director of the Postgraduate Course in Public Health at the Medical School of the University of Patras, Greece.

Mr Apostolos Beloukas, Assistant Professor, University of West Attica, Greece

Mrs Athena Mavridou, Emer. Professor, University of West Attica, Greece

Mrs Margaret Keraka, Professor of Environmental and Population Health-Kenyatta University, Kenya.

Event’s Agenda:
• Early identification of confirmed cases: How possible is that?
• Border restrictions, quarantine and isolation, social distancing: Do they really help with suppressing COVID-19 transmission?
• Education Systems: How should they react to coronavirus?
• Coronavirus and climate conditions:Is there a link between them?
• National Health systems: How vulnerable are they? 

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