03 February 2021 Online
Webinar - New variants of COVID-19: extent, impact and response

To submit questions to the panel visit https://app.sli.do/event/qoewazx0

Confirmed panel members:

  • Professor Judith Breuer, Professor of Virology, University College London
  • Dr Muge Cevik, Clinical Lecturer in Infectious Diseases and Medical Virology, University of St. Andrews
  • Professor Jim McManus, Director of Public Health, Hertfordshire County Council
  • Dr Lisa Ritchie, Head of Infection Prevention and Control, NHS England and NHS Improvement 

Chair: Jincy Jerry, Assistant Director of Nursing in Infection Prevention & Control at  Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. Member of HIS Professional Development Committee.  

Watch previous webinars in the COVID-19 challenges and solutions series on-demand. CPDapproved


This webinar is supported by an educational grant from GAMA Healthcare.



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Will a recording of the webinar be available?

A recording of the webinar will be available on our resource page and Vimeo channel after the event.