Daily Archives: May 12, 2021

How Epidemics End: Lorenz Von Seidlein and Epidemiology

TORCH | The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities– Apr 28, 2021

Dr Lorenz Von Seidlen and Dr Erica Charters discuss epidemiological research into cholera and global programmes for cholera elimination. Help shape our project at the University of Oxford by completing the video’s feedback form: https://epidemics.web.ox.ac.uk/feedback The University of Oxford’s ‘How Epidemics End’ project examines the ways in which epidemics have ended across previous eras and locations. Join researchers as they explain how they study epidemics and their endings. Learn more about the project here: https://epidemics.web.ox.ac.uk/home ​

How Epidemics End: Albert Giubilini and Pandemic Ethics

TORCH | The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities– May 12, 2021

Dr. Alberto Giubilini and Dr. Kristin Heitman discuss ethical issues raised in efforts to balance individual freedoms and social measures to control the spread of disease. Help shape our project at the University of Oxford by completing the video’s feedback form: https://epidemics.web.ox.ac.uk/feedback The University of Oxford’s ‘How Epidemics End’ project examines the ways in which epidemics have ended across previous eras and locations. Join researchers as they explain how they study epidemics and their endings. Learn more about the project here: https://epidemics.web.ox.ac.uk/home

WATCH LIVE: House Foreign Affairs committee holds hearing on climate change with envoy John Kerry


PBS NewsHour

12 May 2021