On October 19, 2020, the National Academy of Medicine will host a scientific symposium titled “Confronting Urgent Threats to Human Health and Society: COVID-19 and Climate Change,” as part of its 50th Annual Meeting. For the first time ever, the event is free to attend and will be held entirely online.
|KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Crises, Fast & Slow|
Bill Gates, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
|THE STATE OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: |
Virus Emergence, the Impact of the Pandemic, and U.S. and Global Preparedness and Response
Anthony Fauci, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (Session Keynote)
Sanjay Gupta, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, and Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN (Moderator)
Chikwe Ihekweazu, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (Panelist)
Nicole Lurie, Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (Panelist)
Susan Weiss, University of Pennsylvania (Panelist)
With many additional sessions and panels planned.