About this event

  • Date and time Thu 17 Jun 2021 from 12:30pm to 1:00pm
  • Location Online

Register to join Episode 79 'Delta variant and the end of restrictions' on Zoom here.

This week’s episode will look at the Delta variant and its threat to the end of restrictions.

We will be joined by two leading epidemiologists and modellers who have been key figures in advising the government’s response throughout the pandemic, Professor Graham Medley, Chair of SPI-M, and Professor Neil Ferguson, Director of J-IDEA and the MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis.

Speaking to RSM President Professor Roger Kirby, our guests will offer insight into the current picture in the UK, discussing the Delta variant and the threat it poses as mass vaccination continues nationwide, and what the future might hold for the end of restrictions.

Register for this free webinar on Zoom.

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Key speakers

Professor Graham Medley

Professor of infectious disease modelling, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Professor Neil Ferguson

Epidemiologist and professor of mathematical biology, Imperial College London



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Special rates for difficult times

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s weekly COVID-19 Series webinars remain 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.

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.

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