A Tale of Two Pandemics: COVID-19 and Global Vaccine Equity

Helene Gayle  Beatriz Grinsztejn  Gagandeep 'Cherry' Kang  Salim Abdool Karim  William Foege

Presenter slides (PDF): Beatriz Grinsztjen, Salim Abdool Karim

Webinar transcript (PDF)



The 20th COVID-19 Conversations webinar provided an update on the current state of COVID-19 globally, focusing specifically on Brazil, India, and South Africa, and will also review lessons we can learn from previous global vaccination campaigns in ensuring that all countries have adequate supplies of COVID-19 vaccines.

Our expert panel

  • Helene Gayle (Moderator), The Chicago Community Trust
  • Beatriz Grinsztejn, Evandro Chagas National Institute of Infectious Diseases-Oswaldo Cruz Foundation
  • Gagandeep 'Cherry' Kang, Christian Medical College
  • Salim Abdool Karim, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) and Columbia University
  • William Foege, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University