Global Health Centre
27 March 2020

COVID-19: A conversation with Vinh-Kim Nguyen

Students of the Graduate Institute discussed COVID-19 issues with Vinh-Kim Nguyen for the second episode of the Health Intl Podcast series.

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EPISODE 2 :  A conversation with Vinh-Kim Nguyen

In this second episode on the COVID-19 pandemic, Professor Vinh-Kim Nguyen, Co-Director of the Global Health Centre and VP of MSF Switzerland, calls in from Montreal (where he flew to be on the frontlines of the response to the outbreak) to chat with students Esther Pak and Ezekiel Boro about social distancing, COVID-19 and age, vegetarianism, vitamins, immunity, soap and epidemiology. Professor Nguyen is an HIV and Emergency physician and medical anthropologist who has been on the frontlines of the Ebola epidemic.

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