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25 May 2020
Data for Covid-19 webinar series

Data for Health's Data for COVID-19 Webinar Session this week was on Maintaining Civil Registration during COVID-19. (link to the session recording and English language version of the slides).

Next week’s webinar will focus on COVID-19 Data Analysis for Public Health Action. The session will occur next Wednesday, 27 May at 8:00 AM EST/ 12:00 GMT / 13:00 WAT/ 14:00 CAT/ 20:00 HKT.

Finally, for those wanting to review previous webinars, please find links to slide decks and recordings from all previous sessions below.

  • Session 1 (April 22) - Rapid Mortality Surveillance: Recording & session slides [English version]
  • Session 2 (April 29) - Certification and Coding of COVID-19 & Iris Recommendations for COVID-19: Recording & session slides [English version, Spanish version, French version]
  • Session 3 (May 6) - Verbal Autopsy in the Context of COVID-19: Recording & session slides [English version, Spanish version, French version]
  • Session 4 (May 13) – Measuring Excess Mortality due to COVID-19: Recording & session slides [English version, Spanish version and French version]
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