I had the honour of being invited for the above event in Hong Kong (organised by the University of Hong Kong), held on 13th of March, with a small accompanying seminar on the next morning. The Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014 catalysed a lot of frustration with the global health system (which basically […]

How would Singapore fare in the management of Ebola? There is no doubt in my mind that any outbreak will be contained rapidly, with minimal local transmission. The country is small, and the government has more than sufficient resources and political will to monitor or even quarantine suspected travelers and contacts of cases, as was […]