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WHO, The Center for Health Informatics, and COVID-19

Event Type
Center of Global Studies
Sep 29, 2020   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
Originating Calendar
Center for Global Studies: Events

Speaker: Ian Brooks

Zoom Link:

Meeting ID: 945 2985 2367
Password: 079267

This presentation will describe the Center for Health Informatics, what it means to be the WHO/PAHO Collaborating Center on Information Systems for Health and how the center is helping WHO respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and infodemic.

Professor Brooks is the Director of the Center for Health Informatics at UIUC, and a Director of the WHO Collaborating Center for Information Systems for Health. He is also a Research Scientist at the iSchool at UIUC.

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