School of Public Health and Community Medicine

COVID-19 and Smoking – Prevention, outcomes and care

COVID-19 and Smoking – Prevention, outcomes and care

Presenter - A/Prof Freddy Sitas, Director Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, SPHCM UNSW; A/Prof Menzies Centre for Health Policy, School of Public Health, University of Sydney; Burden of Disease Research Unit, MRC South Africa

In a rapidly evolving field, A/Prof Freddy Sitas summarises what we currently know about COVID-19 and smoking, what we can infer from analogy and from common sense. He then discusses working hypotheses moving forward and actionable suggestions on messaging for prevention, clinical risks and post hospital care.  <Download flyer> (Presented: 27 May, 2020)