Session 7: COVID-19 Response and Realities in Low Socioeconomic Settings

13:30 – Introduction
Philip Smith, PhD
Desmond Tutu Health Foundation, South Africa

13:32 – CSIGN – COVID Surveillance Intensification in Ghana Network
William Ampofo, PhD
University Of Ghana / African Vaccine Manufacturing Initiative, Ghana

13:39 – MozCOVID – COVID19 Surveillance in Rural Moz to Inform Prompt and Effective Response
Inacio Mandomando, PhD
Centro de Investigação em Saúde de Manhiça, Mozambique

13:46 – TRACE – Transmission of COVID-19 in Crowded Environments
Philip Smith, PhD
Desmond Tutu Health Foundation, South Africa

13:53 – COREP – Determining the Epidemiological Parameters of COVID-19 Through Sero-Surveillance with Dried Plasma Spots and Nested Household Transmission Studies in Rural Kenya and South Africa
Till Bärnighausen, MD, ScD, MSc, MSc
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health / Wellcome Trust’s Africa Health Research Institute, South Africa

14:00 – Q&A

Location: Date: 05/11/2022 Time: 1:30 pm - 2:10 pm