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On International Day of Epidemic Preparedness, we ask… just what does it take to prepare for an epidemic?

Posted by Dr. Michel Andre Rochat on 2021-12-27


On #EpidemicPreparednessDay, I’d like to share a little about what we do to help prepare for epidemics.

Scientists, medical professionals and public health authorities don’t have crystal balls and they don’t have magic bullets. It takes years of foresight (through research, epidemiology, expert modelling), along with ingenuity and perseverance to develop expertise and tools to prepare for an epidemic.

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