Need an expert? COVID-19 Third Wave: Vaccines, variants and a new stay-at-home order

Posted on Thursday, April 8, 2021

Person being vaccinated

Ontario begins a 28-day stay-at-home emergency measure as the Brazilian variant of COVID-19 sweeps the province, where a mass vaccination campaign is being prioritized. Meanwhile, further restrictions are expected in Quebec.

Members of the media may directly contact the following experts:

Dr. Kumanan Wilson (English only)

Professor, Faculty of Medicine, and Senior Scientist at The Ottawa Hospital

kwilson@ohri.ca
 

Dr. Deshayne Fell (English only)

Associate Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, and Scientist, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research Institute.

dfell@uottawa.ca
 

Dr. Hugues Loemba (French only)

Clinician-researcher, family doctor and virologist. Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine.

huguesloemba@montfort.on.ca
 



Lavagnon Ika (English and French)

Full Professor of Project Management, Telfer School of Management

ika@telfer.uOttawa.ca

Professor Ika is particularly interested in mass vaccination “as a project that needs to be carefully managed and respond to the high complexity and uncertainty that characterizes it, by adopting a flexible strategy, good coordination, and tight logistics.”

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