The Invisible COVID Workforce: Direct Care Workers for Those with Disabilities https://www.commonwealthfund.org/blog/2020/invisible-covid-workforce-direct-care-workers-those-disabilities
Sobering reading: Australian Universities COVID-19 Financial Management https://melbourne-cshe.unimelb.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0009/3392469/Australian-Universities-COVID-19-Financial-Management.pdf #covid19
A First Dog on the Moon live action cartoon! Will the coronavirus save us from climate change? http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/may/21/a-first-dog-on-the-moon-live-action-cartoon-will-the-coronavirus-save-us-from-climate-change
The UK’s public health response to covid-19 https://www.bmj.com/content/369/bmj.m1932
Do I want to get up at 5am on Sunday to watch Shaolin vs Wu Tang with commentary from RZA? Probably not, but almost https://cinema.36chambers.com/products/shaolin-vs-wu-tang-replay-w-commentary-from-rza
Spare a thought for the 150,000 seafarers going from port to port, unloading at docks that are open for cargo but closed to them – with no return home in sight. http://www.theguardian.com/global/2020/may/11/cargo-ship-sailors-press-ganged-into-keeping-the-worlds-trade-afloat
Twenty-one thousand university jobs to be lost in the next six months, one third in research, and many of those currently redeployed to investigate COVID-19 https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-11/australia-research-workforce-facing-widespread-coronavirus-pain/12234704
“We are learning while we are sailing.” A recommended read on one expert’s personal experience of COVID-19 https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/05/finally-virus-got-me-scientist-who-fought-ebola-and-hiv-reflects-facing-death-covid-19 #covid19
Look forward to seeing @liamvhogan there
This is a really great explainer: The race for coronavirus vaccines https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-01221-y
Interesting critique of the role of behavioural economics in responding to COVID-19, and of the Behavioural Insights Team and the UK government’s response in particular http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/26/nudge-theory-is-a-poor-substitute-for-science-in-matters-of-life-or-death-coronavirus
New paper with IAIA colleagues: Current Global Health Impact Assessment Practice https://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/17/9/2988
Trust in leaders and institutions is difficult to engender in crises alone. Rather damning commentary from Lizzie O’Shea for Digital Rights Watch on the #COVID19 tracking app https://digitalrightswatch.org.au/2020/04/23/another-empty-assurance-from-government-cant-restore-trust-in-covid-app/
Primary health care, inequalities, and imagining the future. He/him.
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