COVID-19 Variants of Concern webinar
The Office of the Chief Scientific Officer will be hosting its next webinar for healthcare science staff and will focus on the different COVID-19 variants and the implications of new variants on vaccination, testing and the overall spread of the virus.
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The webinar will be co-hosted by the Professor Dame Sue Hill, Chief Scientific Officer for England, Angela Douglas MBE, Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, and Melanie Smith Scientific Advisor, COVID-19 Technical Validation Group, Department of Health and Social Care.
The webinar will end with a Q&A session. We will be taking questions in advance of the webinar so please submit any questions you may have to firstname.lastname@example.org by end of day Wednesday 24th February 2021.
Instructions on joining the webinar
This webinar will be hosted on ‘Microsoft Teams’ as a live event and can be accessed using the following at Joining Link 16:30 on the Friday 26th February 2021. Please do share the Joining Link with colleagues who you feel may be interested in joining the webinar.
- Please open the Joining Link using Google Chrome
- Select the option to ‘watch on the web instead’. From there you can join anonymously or sign in with your details
- There will be a hold screen stating that ‘this event has not started yet’. Please wait until the webinar goes ‘live’. The webinar will commence at 16:30.
For GDPR reasons we cannot add each individual email address to an outlook invite, so please hold the time and save the link in your diary.