2020 bush-fires and COVID-19: what does it mean for our respiratory system?
In this talk Professor Jenkins reflects on key events this year – Bushfires and the Coronavirus-19 pandemic – and explores their impact on our health. Her talk investigates the comparison between this coronavirus and the Spanish flu, takes a look at the virus globally, and uses the latest evidence and statistics to demonstrate how COVID-19 is a virus like no other, including identifying key risk factors and potential solutions.
Professor Jenkins is the Head of the Respiratory Group at The George Institute, and will be joined in conversation with Professor Bruce Neal, Executive Director of The George Institute in Australia. There will be an opportunity for you to ask questions.