Coronavirus Conversations: What's next in the fight against the coronavirus?

June 26, 2020

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A painting on a wall shows a person dressed in full head to two medical protective gear with a red backpack and spray hose.

A man walks next to a graffiti depicting a cleaner wearing protective gear spraying viruses with the face of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro amid the coronavirus outbreak, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 12, 2020. 


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The coronavirus has infected more than 9 million people and caused 440,000 deaths worldwide. With countries starting to reopen while we await vaccines and treatments, what can we expect next? How can we prepare and respond? As part of our series of conversations addressing the coronavirus crisis, and as a special podcast in The World's feed, reporter Elana Gordon moderated a discussion with epidemiologist Caroline Buckee from Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Listen and watch more of our Coronavirus Conversations series here.

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