LUNGevity provides up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic and how it affects people with lung cancer as soon as it becomes available.
This report from FasterCures identifies practices that have emerged from the COVID-19 crisis that should be preserved and enhanced. Its focus centers on five areas: (1) research collaboration; (2) acceleration of product development; (3) clinical trial design and execution; (4) collection and use of real-world data and evidence; and (5) racial and ethnic disparities in health care […]
Now more than ever, women who are pregnant or are thinking of becoming pregnant will need to make decisions about getting a vaccine In this Impact Factor episode, Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale School of Medicine, discusses new hard data on the risks of COVID-19 in pregnancy.
Experts discuss how to best protect people with diabetes from serious COVID-19 outcomes in a newly published article that summarizes in-depth discussions on the topic from a conference held online last year.
EMA is organized this open event to: explain the basis for the approval and use of the new COVID-19 vaccines and how the safety of the vaccines will be assured; provide information on the roles of the European Commission and national public health authorities in the roll-out of the vaccines; listen to the needs, expectations, and […]
Bloomberg’s COVID-19 vaccines tracker looks at 9 vaccines around the globe and publishes updates from national procurement deals to vaccination rollouts.
In this episode of a webinar series called Targeted Talks, Debra Patt, MD, PhD, MBA, oncologist, and breast specialist, Texas Oncology, speaks with Alex Spira, MD, PhD, FACP, medical oncologist, Virginia Cancer Specialists, about the impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic on community cancer centers and hospitals in the United States. As a […]
Managing chronic conditions amid a pandemic has proven to not be easy for several reasons. This has required adjustment to daily routines, developing new care models and dealing with new obstacles. What can be learnt from the emergency to innovate the health system and the management of chronic patients? In this European Health Management Association […]
The WHO Academy’s mobile learning app was developed specifically for health workers and is designed to enable them to expand their life-saving skills to battle COVID-19. It delivers mobile access to a wealth of COVID-19 knowledge resources developed by WHO, including up-to-the-minute guidance, tools, training, and virtual workshops to support health workers in caring for […]
On December 11th, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) hosted a public stakeholder meeting on development and authorisation of safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines in the EU. Watch the recording by clicking the button below.