New Year, New Variant: Decoding the Virus, Symptoms and Immunology
Join for a discussion with virologist Dr Gagandeep Kang, vascular surgeon, Dr Ambarish Satwik, member of the Kerala COVID-19 Expert Committee Dr TS Anish, President, Public Health Foundation of India, Prof K Srinath Reddy, and Science Engagement Consultant Dr Sarah Iqbal as India battles against this new omicron variant after an arduous two years of navigating the covid pandemic.
Dr. Gagandeep Kang is a Professor of Microbiology, at the Wellcome Trust Research Laboratory, Division of Gastrointestinal Sciences at the Christian Medical College (CMC) in Vellore. She also serves on the board of Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI).
Dr. Ambarish Satwik is a Delhi-based vascular and endovascular surgeon and writer. He is Director of the Vascular Cath Lab at Sir Ganga Ram hospital and Professor of Vascular Surgery, GRIPMER.
Dr. T. S. Anish is an Associate Professor (Community Medicine) at the Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram (affiliated with Kerala University of Health Sciences).
Prof. K. Srinath Reddy is the President of Public Health Foundation of India and formerly headed the Department of Cardiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.
Sarah Iqbal is a researcher in natural sciences and a public engagement practitioner. Currently, she works as an independent consultant at the Foundation for Advancing Science and Technology.