‘We’ve learnt that we need humility in the face of an infectious disease’ – Prof Devi Sridhar

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “‘We’ve learnt that we need humility in the face of an infectious disease’ – Prof Devi Sridhar” – below is their description. Professor of Global Public Health at the University of Edinburgh, Devi Sridhar, and Richard Horton, the editor of the medical journal The Lancet, joined us. … Read more ‘We’ve learnt that we need humility in the face of an infectious disease’ – Prof Devi Sridhar

AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine Triggers Strong Immune Response in Elderly: Oxford

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine Triggers Strong Immune Response in Elderly: Oxford” – below is their description. The University of Oxford confirmed that the Covid-19 vaccine it’s developing with AstraZeneca Plc produced strong immune responses in older adults in an early study, with key findings from the last phase … Read more AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine Triggers Strong Immune Response in Elderly: Oxford

Learning from crisis: building resilient systems to combat future pandemics

acmedsci published this video item, entitled “Learning from crisis: building resilient systems to combat future pandemics” – below is their description. This year’s The Lancet and the Academy of Medical Sciences International Health Lecture was presented by Professor Gabriel Leung, Professor Robin Shattock FMedSci and Professor Ilona Kickbusch under the title: ‘Learning from crisis: building … Read more Learning from crisis: building resilient systems to combat future pandemics

COVID-19: ‘The country is on a precipice’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: ‘The country is on a precipice’” – below is their description. The editor of The Lancet has warned that people must take coronavirus seriously again or face a major winter outbreak. Richard Horton said people had become too relaxed and the government needed to dramatically improve its … Read more COVID-19: ‘The country is on a precipice’

Lancet editor links U.S. view as ‘greatest country in the world’ to coronavirus downfall

Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of a United Kingdom-based medical journal called The Lancet, tied the U.S. view of itself to the shortcomings in its coronavirus outbreak handling. Read more: https://wapo.st/2XaJLol. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Lancet editor sees negligence in the global response to coronavirus

The Post’s William Booth spoke with editor-in-chief of The Lancet, Richard Horton, about the governments’ responses to the coronavirus outbreak versus the scientific research and the risk of “vaccine nationalism.” Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Lancet editor says COVID-19 vaccine should ‘go to those who need it most of all’

The Lancet Editor, Richard Horton has praised the new vaccine trial but insisted that any successful vaccine should go to those “who need it most of all”, including frontline health workers and the vulnerable. He also warned of a power struggle between the richest and most powerful countries to buy up a potential vaccine. SUBSCRIBE … Read more Lancet editor says COVID-19 vaccine should ‘go to those who need it most of all’

Global Pandemic Response: Hard Science, Bitter Truths

The Lancet, the weekly peer-reviewed general medical journal, is among the world’s oldest and best-known scientific publications. Ever since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, it has been publishing research and reviewing articles on the study of the coronavirus. It also has a COVID-19 Resource Center, including all latest comments, correspondence, and articles on the pandemic. … Read more Global Pandemic Response: Hard Science, Bitter Truths

World Ignored Virus Warnings, Lancet Editor Says

Jun.19 — Richard Horton, editor of The Lancet medical journal, discusses his view that the coronavirus crisis has been mishandled around the world, including the U.K. where he says “significant government misconduct” caused tens of thousands of avoidable deaths. Horton speaks on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

Richard Horton: China’s reaction is decisive and quick

Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of the prominent British medical journal The Lancet, said in an interview with CCTV on Friday that China’s reaction is decisive and quick, including the decision on the lockdown of Wuhan. #COVID-19 #lockdown #Wuhan #Lancet Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP … Read more Richard Horton: China’s reaction is decisive and quick

Richard Horton: We should work together with China fighting COVID-19

Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of the prominent British medical journal The Lancet in an interview with CCTV on Friday, noting that the world should work together with Chinese authorities to understand the virus. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow … Read more Richard Horton: We should work together with China fighting COVID-19

The Lancet editor-in-chief: U.S. has wasted time

The U.S. has wasted the whole of February and early March, said Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of The Lancet. He said it is disappointing to see American politicians giving credence to conspiracy theories and promoting unproven treatments. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google … Read more The Lancet editor-in-chief: U.S. has wasted time

Organization leaders response to Trump’s WHO funding freeze

U.S. President Donald Trump halted funding to the World Health Organization on April 15, claiming it has “failed in its basic duty” in response to the coronavirus outbreak. #WHO #coronavirus #COVID19 #Trump Richard Horton, the editor-in-chief of The Lancet, said Wednesday on Twitter that Trump’s decision is a “crime against humanity.” Bill Gates also tweeted … Read more Organization leaders response to Trump’s WHO funding freeze

Johnson Says More Testing Is How to ‘Unlock the Coronavirus Puzzle’

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday the country was set to “massively (increase) testing” to combat the spread of the new coronavirus in the country. He said that increasing testing was something he had emphasized “for weeks and weeks”, as “this is how we will unlock the coronavirus puzzle.” Yet Johnson’s Conservative government … Read more Johnson Says More Testing Is How to ‘Unlock the Coronavirus Puzzle’

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson Outlines U.K. Response After Emergency Cobra Meeting

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson is addressing the media after the coronavirus COBRA meeting in London. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CobraMeeting Johnson is under pressure to ramp up the U.K.’s response to the spread of coronavirus after he was accused of gambling with the nation’s health. “The government is playing roulette with the public,” Richard Horton, editor of … Read more Coronavirus: Boris Johnson Outlines U.K. Response After Emergency Cobra Meeting