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RTC-BP3-S2-082021-WR RTC Webinar Series - BP3 Session 2 - Emerging Infectious Disease Readiness - Lessons from COVID19

Recorded Session - August 17, 2021

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AUGUST 17, 2021
  Emerging Infectious Disease Readiness - Lessons From COVID19

TIME: 10:30am - 11:30am     LOCATION: ZOOM Webinar

HOST: Finger Lakes  Regional Training Center

Syra Madad, DHSc, MSc, MCP
Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs Senior Director, System-wide Special Pathogens Program, NYC Health + Hospitals Principal Investigator, Institute for Diseases and Disaster Management


  • Review lessons learned and promising practices from NYC Health and Hospitals’ experience with COVID-19 that will better prepare facilities for another wave or new outbreak.
  • Describe mitigation activities an organization can undertake in advance of an infectious disease outbreak.
  • Identify the components of a System-Wide Special Pathogens Program and ways to tailor a program to a healthcare system or facility.
  • Discuss how regional groups can improve preparedness and response to emerging infectious diseases.
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