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Enhancing Physical and Psychosocial Wellbeing in the New Working World Webinar

Global Awards winner GSK and runner-up HSBC will share how they have addressed the major challenges to employee wellbeing during the pandemic. Date: April 29 at 4pm BST (London) / 11am EDT (New York) Format: Roundtable style with the following agenda (60 minutes total): 1. Welcome & overview of the WHO model – 5 mins […]

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Snapshot of COVID-19 Vaccination Around the World

By Patricio V. Marquez and Betty Hanan COVID-19 vaccination is critical to reduce the risk of infection and death due to COVID-19 disease, and hence for global economic recovery and normalization in social interactions and travel. Indeed, since a large share of the world needs to be immune to the virus, the COVID-19 vaccine deployment […]

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Changing back to ‘normal’

It is difficult to place where we are on the Coronavirus cycle. Maybe we are in the middle of the pandemic cycle with the worst behind us or with new variants, worse may be to come. Wherever we are, commentators are beginning to ponder when will we be back to normal and what exactly will […]

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‘We’re in a syndemic’: What’s that? And what will help us get through it? – HealthPartners

While the COVID-19 vaccine offers a beacon of hope, a return to business as normal still seems far off. Here we share some inspiration for how employers can start planning for a safer, healthier future, even in the midst of so much uncertainty. Disturbing health trends create a ‘syndemic’ The key, according to Nico Pronk, President at […]

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How to Defeat COVID-19? Some Lessons from the Global Smallpox Eradication and the Polio-Free Effort in the Americas

By Patricio V Marquez, Betty Hanan, Giovanni S Marquez “Humanity does not have to live in a world of plagues, disastrous governments, conflict, and uncontrolled health risks. The coordinated action of a group of dedicated people can plan for and bring about a better future” —William H. Foege, House on Fire: The Fight to Eradicate Smallpox, […]

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