From an episode of Einstein A Go-Go
Einstein A Go-Go: Epidemiologist Dr Kathryn Snow Explains Coronavirus
Dr Kathryn Snow from the University of Melbourne is an epidemiologist, working on improving health services for people with infectious diseases. She joins Einstein A Go-Go to discuss coronavirus (COVID-19). Their conversation covers what the World Health Organisation means by their use of the terms “pandemic” and “public health emergency”, how community transmission occurs, the importance of staying home when you’re sick, why washing your hands can protect you from infection, what we can expect to see in Australia, how local hospitals will prepare to treat the virus, and more.