You are here

With millions of vaccine doses arriving in Canada in the coming weeks, the country’s mass COVID-19 vaccination program is ramping up to its quickest pace yet. Can we reach herd immunity? How will new variants impact the vaccine plan? This town hall event, the fifth in a series on COVID-19 co-hosted by The Globe and Mail and the Royal Society of Canada, will feature an esteemed panel of experts discussing the key challenges involved in Canada’s ongoing efforts to end the pandemic.

Panelists

Dr. Scott Halperin, Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology & Immunology, Dalhousie University and Director, Canadian Center for Vaccinology

Colleen Flood, Director, University of Ottawa Centre for Health Law, Policy and Ethics

Dr. Alika Lafontaine, Indigenous Health Advocate and Anesthesiologist, Alberta Health Services

Dr. Gina Ogilvie, Professor, University of British Columbia and Senior Public Health Scientist, BC Centre for Disease Control


Send us your questions:
Please email marketing@globeandmail.com so we can try to answer your question during the live webcast.

Social Media Image: 
Celebration of Excellence and Engagement
November 15, 2021 to November 20, 2021

Videos

I’ve taken the vaccine. Now what?
June 02, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout: Where Are We Now?
April 29, 2021
Preserving COVID-19 Experiences: An RSC Webinar
March 30, 2021
Variants Are Here. Now What?
March 23, 2021
Austrian Academy of Sciences Joint Academy Day with the RSC
March 18, 2021
Engaging Creativities: Art in the Pandemic | Vernissage
March 05, 2021
What Do COVID-19 Vaccines Mean for Me
February 18, 2021
How New Vaccines Protect Against COVID-19
January 21, 2021
COEE2020 | Day 7 | 29.11.20
November 29, 2020
COEE2020 | Day 5 | 27.11.20 | Ceremonies
November 27, 2020
The Legacy of Insulin Discovery: Origins, Access, and Translation
November 26, 2020
COEE2020 | Day 3 | 25.11.20
November 25, 2020
COEE2020 | Day 2 | 24.11.20
November 24, 2020
COEE2020 | Day 1 | 23.11.20
November 23, 2020
Online Panel | Restoring Trust
July 16, 2020
COVID-19 and the Future of Long-Term Care
The Second Wave?
June 29, 2020
Looking ahead to this fall through the lens of history and science
G7 Summit | Ottawa | September 19, 2019
September 19, 2019 to September 20, 2019