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Saturday, September 25, 2021

Anand Krishnan

The writer is professor at the Centre for Community Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi. The views expressed are personal.

Covid and the limits of straight answers
Fri, Jul 30, 2021

The pandemic could help us come to terms with uncertainty in the medical world, acknowledge them and help frame a calculated response

Better communication: what India needs to tackle Covid second wave
Thu, Apr 15, 2021

Rather than being driven by politicians, this must be designed and executed by communication professionals in tandem with public health professionals

Dismissing criticism of vaccines in nationalist language doesn’t help in building trust
Fri, Jan 22, 2021

Public trust is critical for greater compliance with government guidelines during emergencies, be it COVID-appropriate behaviour or the acceptance of vaccination institutions.

Virus, on balance: Dealing with coronavirus requires a clear public health focus while addressing individual fears
Mon, Mar 16, 2020

Tackling coronavirus: The public health response to such outbreaks comprises three phases: The containment phase, delay phase and mitigation phase.