About this event

  • Date and time Tue 21 Apr 2020 from 12:30pm to 1:00pm
  • Location Online

Register to join Episode 6 'Policymaking on masks for the general public: evidence-based or eminence-based medicine?' on Zoom here.

Professor Trish Greenhalgh, Professor of Primary Care Health Sciences joins Professor Sir Simon Wessely for our next episode, to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on primary care services, now and in the future.

They will also discuss the evidence surrounding face masks, policy, innovation and change in the response to COVID-19. 

Professor Greenhalgh is an internationally recognised academic in primary health care and trained as a GP. As Co-Director of the Interdisciplinary Research In Health Sciences (IRIHS) unit, she leads a programme of research at the interface between social sciences and medicine, with a strong emphasis on the organisation and delivery of health services.

Register on Zoom.

Please note: This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be used in the future on various internet channels. All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Special rates for difficult times

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s COVID-19 online events are available free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

Key speakers

Professor Trish Greenhalgh

Professor Trish Greenhalgh

Professor of Primary Care Health Sciences, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford



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