At the beginning of 2021, a team of experts appointed by the World Health Organization (WHO) completed a 28-day mission to the Chinese city of Wuhan to investigate the origins of the virus that caused the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Emma Ross and Professor David Heymann host Professor Marion Koopmans and Professor John Watson, from the mission, to discuss their findings:
Did the team learn anything from this trip that they didn’t know before?
To what extent has our understanding of how to prevent pandemics progressed?
And what further research is required at this point?
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As with all member events, questions from the audience drive the conversation.