Going Viral: Episode 178

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Going Viral: There are two schools of thought about Omicron

 

In this episode:

 

 

– There are two schools of thought emerging with regard to the future of the pandemic and there is a great deal of tension between them
– Our politicians, business sector and mainstream media are very committed to the idea that Omicron is essentially the end of the pandemic – they want to open the country up now
– There are many other scientific experts who feel that it is better to be cautious and act more slowly – but their voices are being ignored
– Time will ultimately tell us which school of thought is right… OZSAGE thinks that the more cautious narrative is more likely

 

 

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Host: Dr David Lim, GP and Medical Educator

 

 

Total time: 34 mins

 

 

Guest: Prof Guy Marks, Respiratory Physician; Epidemiologist and Public Health Physician; Professor of Respiratory Medicine at UNSW and South Western Sydney Clinical School; Senior Principal Research Fellow; Head of the Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology group, Woolcock Institute

 

 

 
 
 

 

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