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EPI-WIN Webinar: The Many Faces of Stigma During COVID-19

September 16 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am UTC-4

The many faces of Stigma during COVID-19

Stigmatization surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic has presented extreme challenges for frontline workers and those suffering from COVID-19 infection. This webinar will highlight the range of issues stigmatization has presented during COVID-19. Experts will discuss current data and practical solutions for managing stigma against healthcare workers and those who have been infected by COVID-19. Webinar presenters and participants will culminate the session by determining next steps and activities to help national responders manage stigma at community levels.

Speakers

  • Viviane Fluck, Regional Coordinator, Community Engagement and Accountability (CEA), Asia Pacific Co-chair of the COVID-19 RCCE coordination, Asia Pacific
  • Hyo-Jeong Kim, Attacks on Health Care initiative Focal Point, WHO Health Emergency Programme
  • John Kinsman, Expert Social and Behaviour Change, European CDC
  • Reo Morimitsu, Clinical Psychologist, Suwa Red Cross Hospital & International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support
  • Beena Thomas, Social and Behavioral Scientist, Indian Council of Medical Research

Please send your questions in advance to Sarah at epi-win@who.int

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Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
8:00 am - 9:30 am UTC-4
Website:
https://who-e.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_On-tkl64TFaD_njZdbx7GQ

Organizer

World Health Organization
Website:
https://www.who.int/

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
8:00 am - 9:30 am UTC-4
Website:
https://who-e.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_On-tkl64TFaD_njZdbx7GQ

Organizer

World Health Organization
Website:
https://www.who.int/

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