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Aletta Research Meet-up 10 December 2020

24 November 2020
Aletta Research Meet-up 10 December 2020
Aletta Research Meet-up 10 December 2020

Science & Practice: What are the implications of COVID-19 public health research for practice?

In this online edition ofmthe Aletta Research Meet-up on 10 December, six experts will reflect on how scientific findings can be used for the development of practical policies tackling the COVID-19 pandemic, but also how practical issues can stimulate research. Interested? See the programme below and register!

The event is designed for an online environment and is meant for everyone interested in Covid-19 public health research: researchers, policy makers, workers at societal institutions.To learn more about the programme, go to the Aletta website.



Introduction and outlook

COVID-19 as preview of health developments to come Jochen Mierau


Presentation session

Chair: Jochen Mierau

Rina Knoeff

Why historical knowledge is indispensable in tackling COVID-19

Annegreet Wubs

Implications of COVID-19 for prevention and public health policy

Paul Buijs

Coordinating personal protective equipment logistics

Henk Hilderink

Public health foresight, in the light of COVID-19

Susanne Scheibe

Work challenges in times of COVID-19: supporting the multi-age workforce




Panel discussion

Moderated by: Jochen Mierau



Last modified:30 January 2023 1.44 p.m.

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