CONNECT/Research in Focus Lecture: The lived experiences of Covid-19 by front line health workers

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to have an enormous impact in all countries globally with health professionals at the forefront of the care for patients with the corona virus, themselves at risk or having contracted the virus. Hear their voices as they share their Covid experiences and strategies for supporting one another and managing the emotional impacts of their lived experiences.

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Sassy Molyneux, Professor in Global Health, Oxford University, UK, previously based at the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Kilifi, Kenya.

Sarita Pyatha, Research Nurse, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Nepal
Fasseneh Zeela Zaizay, Liberia Country Program Manager, REDRESS, Liberia
Josefridah Nyavula NgowaEmergency & Critical Care ClinicianKilifi County Hospital, Kenya
Mwanamvua Boga, Nurse Manager and Trainer on Communication Skills, Kenya Medical Research Institute - Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kenya
Ane Haaland, Social Scientist and Trainer, University of Oslo; Atlantis Medical College, Norway
Isra Hassan, Consultant Anaesthetist, Cardiff University and University College of London Hospital, UK


Open webinar video on full screen here

LIVESTREAM: Covid-19 Vaccines: a Discussion

Marking #WorldImmunisationWeek, a live conversation on #COVID19 vaccines and the context in Vietnam was held with representatives from WHO, Unicef, OUCRU and the UK Embassy. Hear them clarify the Covid-19 vaccine program in Vietnam, and respond to questions raised by the community about the vaccines.


Marcus Winsley, Deputy Head of Mission in Vietnam  


Dr Kidong Park, WHO representative to Vietnam

Rana Flowers, Unicef representative to Vietnam

Professor Jeremy Day, Professor of Infectious Diseases, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Vietnam

Dr. Hoang Minh Tu Van, Post-doctoral Clinical Researcher, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Vietnam  

29 April 2021 l download poster l download speaker biographies l link to recording