COVID-19 Webinar Resources


IANPHI is hosting a series of webinars to discuss how its member national public health institutes (NPHI) are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. The resources from each webinar are available on this page.

May 15, 2020

Webinar on Lockdown De-escalation Strategies in Europe 

Facilitated by IANPHI co-founder Dr. Jeffrey Koplan, the webinar featured Dr. Johanna Hanefeld, scientific director and head of department at the Centre for International Health Protection (ZIG) of Germany's Robert Koch Institute, and Dr. Frode Forland, specialist director of infectious diseases and global health at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH).



April 29, 2020

Webinar on the Role of West African NPHIs (French)

Facilitated by IANPHI Secretary General Dr. Jean-Claude Desenclos, this first webinar in French featured Dr. Hervé Hien, director general of the Burkina Faso NPHI, Prof. Dinard Kouassi, director general of the Côte d'Ivoire NPHI, and Dr. Abdoulaye Touré, director general of the Guinea NPHI.

April 15, 2020

Webinar with the China Center for Disease Control and Prevention (English)

Facilitated by Duncan Selbie, chief executive of Public Health England, the webinar featured Dr. George Fu Gao, director of the China Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC).

April 7, 2020

Webinar with the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (English)

Facilitated by IANPHI co-founder Dr. Jeffrey Koplan, the webinar featured Dr. Minwon Lee, director general at the Center for Public Health Emergency Response of the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC), and Dr. Seon Kui Erica Lee, director at KCDC's Division of Risk assessment and International cooperation.

March 24, 2020

Webinar with Italy's Istituto Superiore di Sanità (English)

The first webinar of the series featured Prof. Silvio Brusaferro, president of Italy's Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS).

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