8 Dec 2021
External Events, 17:00 - 18:45 (local time: Europe/Zurich), Online
The SARS-CoV-2 variant Omicron: a snapshot of where we are
Outreach event by MCID Bern.
This MCID Outreach event is organised in response to the appearance of the SARS-CoV-2 variant Omicron and the rising levels of concern in the Swiss public sphere following confirmed reports of variant Omicron infections in several regions of the country. Eight experts based at the University of Bern/Inselspital and associated institutes will present and discuss topics on the detection, spread, characteristics and impact of variant Omicron. Questions from the audience will be addressed in a moderated “Townhall” panel session including all experts. This is an online event requiring registration.
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Prof. Joseph Francois, the WTI's Managing Director, willbe on the panel, speaking about trade and COVID.