Webinar

August 26th, 2020 Now engulfed in a second COVID-19 wave, the pandemic in Germany is ahead of Africa and the country has been praised for a low death rate and high science. There will be lessons to learn when renowned virologist Professor Dr Hendrik Streeck of the...

August 19th, 2020 “Study the past, if you would divine the future,” Confucius said. In the fifth PPS Webinar, to be held next Tuesday 25 August, leading University of Cape Town medical scientist Professor Robin Wood will argue that while researchers focus...

August 5th, 2020 In the fourth of the highly successful PPS Webinar series on COVID-19, Professor Robin Wood of the Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine at the University of Cape Town will examine the coronavirus models that have so dramatically...

July 29th, 2020 Decisions on COVID-19 made by governments and the World Health Organization may literally be life-or-death and yet political leaders have made avoidable errors and misused ‘scientific data’, respected medical scientist Professor Robin Wood...

July 22nd, 2020 Professor Robin Wood is conducting internationally ground-breaking research into infectious disease transmission at the Aerobiology and TB Research Unit, University of Cape Town, an area in which the global response to transmission has been confused...

July 15th, 2020 There is a great deal to worry about in the race for a COVID-19 vaccine, said leading medical scientist Professor Robin Wood. Challenges include the rapid pace of development, the need to avoid health-threatening mistakes, the huge amounts of money...

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