Going Viral: Episode 156

Going Viral: Episode 156



Going Viral: The COVID-19 Rollout, Quarantine, Opening the Borders, Vaccine Hesitancy, Health System Collapse in India



In this episode:


– The twin issues of vaccine rollout and hotel quarantine of returned travellers are capturing our attention
– The bigger question is when can we open our international borders.
– To counter vaccine hesitancy, appropriate educational campaigns ought to be happening now
– Countries whose health systems are collapsing should be helped




Host: Dr David Lim, GP


Guest: Prof Stephen Duckett, Health Economist, Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia; Health and Aged Care Program Director, Grattan Institute; Australian public policy think tank and Emeritus Professor of Health Policy, La Trobe University


Total time:  28 mins







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