WORLD VS VIRUS PODCAST | Episode 14: Race, Racism and Covid-19 ft. Devi Sridhar

Why are people of colour more likely to catch and die from COVID-19? Devi Sridhar, Professor of Global Public Health at the University of Edinburgh, gives us her view, and also tells us why the as-yet unknown long-term consequences of the virus for survivors could make COVID-19 ‘our generation’s polio’.

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Episode published 19/06/20

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