The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Latest on Variants and Rapid Testing

Virtual

Facebook Live Q&A with Michael Mina, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & GBH What are the implications that five COVID-19 variants that appear to spread faster than other variants … Continue reading "The Coronavirus Pandemic: The Latest on Variants and Rapid Testing"

Economic, social, and traumatic stressors and population mental health

Virtual

Population mental health is vulnerable to changing social and economic circumstances. This presentation will discuss how economic, social, or traumatic shocks influence mental health in populations, and how the impact of these events on population mental health can be mitigated.

If you want your startup to succeed, you need to understand why startups fail!

Virtual

HBS Professor Tom Eisenmann will discuss insights from his book, Why Startups Fail, with two failed alumni founders: Christina Wallace (HBS MBA ’10), co-founder of Quincy Apparel and now Senior Lecturer at HBS, and Lindsey Hyde (Harvard College ’04; HBS MBA ’14), co-founder of Baroo, now Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Moderne Ventures, and soon to join HBS … Continue reading "If you want your startup to succeed, you need to understand why startups fail!"

Reimagining Pandemic Preparedness: Making Equity a Strategic Priority

Disjointed, nationalistic efforts have largely characterized the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The failure by governments to establish an equitable, coordinated pandemic response has exacerbated global inequities. Nowhere is this more apparent than with access to COVID-19 vaccines. Despite the rapid development of life-saving vaccines, nationalism and weak global solidarity have left the most … Continue reading "Reimagining Pandemic Preparedness: Making Equity a Strategic Priority"