Daily Archives: October 24, 2020

IDWeek: A talk examines micro-epidemics, and the elusive solutions they require

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At a conference dominated by discussion of a coronavirus pandemic that, circling the globe, has led to the infections of more than 41 million people and killed more than a million, Dr. Judith Feinberg this week came to talk about a smaller scale public health challenge in a talk titled “HIV Micro-Epidemics: When HIV Comes […]

The 51st Union Conference on Lung Health: Race to secure COVID-19 vaccine doses leaves most countries behind

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The United States is lagging behind other high-income countries in cutting deals with COVID-19 vaccine developers for doses of vaccine per capita, scientists at the 51st Union World Conference on Lung Health showed. With 48 candidate vaccines currently in human clinical trials globally, countries and multilateral organizations are in a race to secure enough doses […]