“As provinces across Canada are entering final stages of reopening and relaxing COVID-19 restrictions, public health officials are warning this isn’t over. A second wave is inevitable and could be more devastating.
Experts at the University of Toronto say it could be devastating for the economy already reeling under deficits, and helping Canadians and Canadian businesses already struggling under the first wave of a deadly virus.
So, what might a second wave look like, are we prepared and is Canada’s economy ready to brace against it?
In today’s episode, Dr. Steven Hoffman, Director of the Global Strategy Lab, Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre on Global Governance of Antimicrobial Resistance, and a professor of legal epidemiology, global health, law and political science at York University, breaks down that potential scenario and what we need to learn now, to be prepared for the future.