The Second COVID Wave: A ground report from India

Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Virtual Event

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With the second COVID-19 wave catching everyone seemingly unprepared and unaware, what has been the impact on the ground? Through the lens of policy, public health and journalistic reporting, we’ll hear from experts in the field who will share their perspectives on the current situation and opportunities for change/new practices in the future.

 

Speakers:

​Dr. K. Srinath Reddy, President of Public Health Foundation of India, (PHFI)

Dr. Gangadeep Kang, Director, Wellcome Trust Research Laboratory, CMC Vellore

Aneesha Bedi, Journalist, The Print

 

Moderator:

Mona VijayKumar, Graduate Student, School of Architecture and Planning, MIT

 

Co-sponsored by MIT-India and the MIT South Asian Alumni Association (MITSAAA).

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Conferences/Seminars/Lectures

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General

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Public, MIT Community, Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff

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School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS)

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Center for International Studies
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mit-india@mit.edu

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