Institute of Public Health, ACG: Online Round Table Discussion_COVID-19 Pandemic

 Adjusted to the new circumstances, we resumemodified, the 5th Series of Lectures on Public Health that was ceased, since we adhere to social distance measures and #stayathome. Under these circumstances, we organize an online Round Table Discussion entitled COVID-19 Pandemic taking place on the 10th April 2020 at 18:30.

 

The President of the Hellenic National Public Health Organization (EODY)Mr Panagiotis Arkoumaneas, will address the event.

 

Professor Panagiotis Behrakis, will chair the round table discussion between the outstanding members of Greek and International scientific community:

 

Ioannis Kyriopoulos
Professor Emeritus, Health Economics

 

George Saroglou
Professor Emeritus, Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

 

Yannis Tountas
Professor of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

 

George Chrousos
Professor Emeritus, Pediatrics & Endocrinology
Director, University Research Institute of Maternal & Child Health and Precision Medicine
Holder, UNESCO Chair on Adolescent Health Care
Medical School, “Aghia Sophia” Children’s Hospital, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens

 

The panel will discuss the virus (SARS-CoV-2), the disease (COVID-19), the protectivemeasures, available diagnostic tests and therapeutic choices, the ongoing research and progress made. Professors, will also discuss future prospects and lessons learned, taking into account the extreme strain exerted on the national health systems and economies worldwide.

At the same timeusing an easily understandable scientific speech they will answer questions concerning everyone in order to clarify the often-mixed views or guidelines people are faced with. To attend the Round Table online, you can either follow the link www.livemedia.gr/iphcovid19 or via live broadcasting through our Facebook page SMOKEFREEGREECE (the live broadcast will start on 10/4/2020 at 18:30).

The event will be held in greek.