Tag Archives: COVID19

Seven new NSW COVID-19 cases, all in hotel

NSW has reported seven new cases of COVID-19 in returned travellers staying in hotel quarantine, with the premier admitting an outbreak in outer Melbourne is a concern. The new NSW cases came from more than 11,800 tests done in the 24 hours to 8pm on Sunday, with no patients currently in intensive care. There have… Read More »

Public Health Ontario suffered exodus of senior leaders and budget cuts before the COVID-19 pandemic struck

Article content continued These staff changes have not impacted PHO’s ability to respond to the pandemic Nicholas Paul, who as recently as January of this year, was PHO’s laboratory operations director, was removed from the agency’s online leadership chart sometime before March. He couldn’t be reached for comment. John McLaughlin, Crowcroft’s predecessor as chief scientist,… Read More »

SA looks for COVID-19 vaccine volunteers

Volunteers are being recruited for a possible COVID-19 vaccine trial in Adelaide. Researchers at the Royal Adelaide Hospital are looking for about 100 healthy adults for the trial which may be conducted later this year. No particular vaccine candidate has been chosen so far, but SA Health says the recruitment campaign is about having a… Read More »