June 16, 2020

Public Health

on Life Support

June 16, 10 am EDT

SARS-CoV-2 is presumed to have originated naturally in bats, but the rapid spread of the virus is a direct consequence of human activity and overcrowding on a hyper-connected planet. Our human-dominated ecosystem has become a “playground” for animal viruses, write scientists in the New England Journal of Medicine. There is no greater challenge for New Economy leaders than rebuilding global public health, but can the world’s medical researchers, scientists and public policy advocates work in tandem to outwit the viruses that now threaten mankind?

Featuring

Gregory Rockson

Gregory Rockson

Co-founder and CEO mPharma
Andrew Browne

Andrew Browne

Editorial Director, Bloomberg New Economy Forum

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