An opportunity to hear two medical professionals talk about the direct and indirect effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on different groups of people.
Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre (AHSC) is working at the forefront of research and patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic. In this online event, part of our series of AHSC COVID-19 webinars, two medical professionals will talk about the direct and indirect effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on different groups of people.
Shevanthi Nayagam is a Consultant Hepatologist at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and a Fellow at the MRC Centre for Global Infectious Diseases, where she is currently leading one of the workstreams of the Imperial College COVID-19 Hospitalisation and Economics group.
Sophie Coronini-Cronberg is a Consultant in public health at Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, Implementation Lead for NIHR ARC North West London, and an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College in the Department of Primary Care and Public Health. She is the co-author of "Health inequalities: the hidden cost of COVID-19 in NHS hospital trusts?" and "COVID-19 is magnifying the digital divide", articles that explore the nature of health inequalities relating to the response to COVID-19 and suggest approaches to reduce them.
The webinar will be live and open to all.
Tuesday 29 September 2020
12:00 - 13:00 BST
This is a free online event. Click the green button at the top or use this link to register for free via Eventbrite. An automated email with details on how to join the webinar will be sent to registered attendees closer to the date.