Lectures, opinions, insights and interviews from Dr Raywat Deonandan: epidemiologist, global health researcher, journalist, novelist, and science communicator.
COVID19: Why Are Cases Increasing But Deaths Are Not? (Podcast Episode)24/09/2020 Duração: 08min
Right now in Canada, new daily cases of COVID-19 are increasing seemingly exponentially. But we are not seeing a similar increase in either hospitalizations or deaths. Why?
COVID19: What’s All This “Second Wave” Business? (Podcast Episode)22/09/2020 Duração: 14min
What do Epidemiologists mean by a "second wave" of COVID-19?
COVID19: Keeping Schools Safe (Podcast Episode)13/09/2020 Duração: 15min
Sep 13, 2020 — I’ve been ignoring this podcast of late and focusing more on writing COVID-related blog posts. So I’ve decided to triple-down on the messaging and am recording […]
What’s the Hook? Knowledge Translation and Media Best Practices for Researchers30/04/2019 Duração: 01h16min
how to turn one's research into an opinion-editorial article The post What’s the Hook? Knowledge Translation and Media Best Practices for Researchers appeared first on deonandia.
Indigenous Health in Canada and Guyana06/03/2019 Duração: 01h51min
All about my research with indigenous peoples in the rainforests of Guyana. The post Indigenous Health in Canada and Guyana appeared first on deonandia.
Introduction to Systematic Reviews06/03/2019 Duração: 56min
An introduction to systematic reviews. The post Introduction to Systematic Reviews appeared first on deonandia.
Truth and Dare26/01/2019 Duração: 01h01min
This is the audio of the 2019 keynote address of the University of Ottawa Healthcare Symposium. The topic of the presentation was the epistemology of truth. The post Truth and Dare appeared first on deonandia.
Science Communication: Community Based Research29/05/2018 Duração: 02h14min
This is the audio of a lecture I gave to a graduate class in Community Outreach and Media Relations in the Sciences. The topic was communication in community based research, featuring anecdotes from my global health & development work. The post Science Communication: Community Based Research appeared first on deonandia.
Are Things Getting Better Or Worse?30/09/2017 Duração: 40min
Poverty, health, life expectancy, population growth, climate change, food production... on a global level, are things getting better or worse? The post Are Things Getting Better Or Worse? appeared first on deonandia.
Global Health Ethics: CHEO Grand Rounds27/09/2017 Duração: 46min
Are global health electives a new kind of colonialism? The post Global Health Ethics: CHEO Grand Rounds appeared first on deonandia.