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COVID-19 is a new coronavirus, adding to six other known coronaviruses. The current outbreak is partly a consequence of how human beings treat the world, and it won’t be the last. The best way to mitigate such outbreaks is to build a strong global health system. Alanna Shaikh, a specialist in global health systems, addresses the topic of COVID-19 specifically and outbreak management in general. Learn how governments and individuals should respond to the current outbreak and others sure to come, in this detailed TED Talk.
About the Speaker
Alanna Shaikh is a global health consultant who specializes in health systems’ response to crises, including assessing Ebola treatment centers and examining tuberculosis contagions in health facilities.