"The bottom line is that if there is a large outbreak happening in your community, it doesn't matter what your school does." - Dr. Ashish Jha on if it's safe to send children back to school.
"At least in the short term, I don't believe reinfection is common. I suspect it's rare if it happens at all." - Dr. Ashish Jha, on if people who have tested positive for the coronavirus, who then get better, can get the virus again.
Policymakers in India must understand that the pandemic is still quite early in the country. Masks, testing and getting rid of large gatherings for a year will keep the virus from getting into exponential growth: Health expert Dr. Ashish Jha
“I think the CDC's recommendations are really basic and, in fact, I think they should go further," Dr. Ashish Jha, the faculty director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, tells CNN.
Shri @OfficeOfRG will be conversing with Prof. Ashish Jha, Dean of Brown University School of Public Health & Prof. Johan Giesecke, member of Strategic & Technical Advisory Group for Infectious Hazards of WHO. Watch at 10 AM today on his SM platforms.