IGHS COVID-19 Series - Masking: Transmission and Disease Severity


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Masking: Transmission and Disease Severity with Dr. Monica Gandhi 

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Moderator

  • Jaime Sepulveda, MD, DSc, MPH
    Executive Director, Institute for Global Health Sciences

Presenter

  • Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH 
    Professor; Director UCSF Center for AIDS Research; Medical Director, Ward 86 HIV Clinic; Associate Chief, Division of HIV, ID and Global Medicine, UCSF

Dr, Gandhi will discuss the effects of facial masking on pandemic control, with a focus on transmission and protection. She will explore the data on facial masking for prevention of transmission and perhaps reduction of the severity of disease in the context of COVID-19. 

Presentation followed by moderated Q&A

Watch previous sessions here: https://globalhealthsciences.ucsf.edu/covid-19/ighs-covid-19-series