STRATEGIES TO SUPPORT THE COVID-19 RESPONSE IN LMICs - Shared screen with speaker view
Welcome Qader and Sreemathi
I am curious are any of you doing convalescent plasma at your sites? Or have received plasma transfusion?
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Dr David Omotayo joining from Malawi
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Dr. Kunda Yumbe, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
Dr. Andrew Toro from Ministry of Health, Kenya
Jim MacPherson, Global Healing
Coreen Barker, CHRU, South Africa
Hi, this is Taufique Joarder, a Hopkins alumnus, health policy and systems researcher and teacher based in Bangladesh.
Deepthi Abraham, Paediatric Rheumatologist from Cape Town, South Africa
Dr. Abel Ntungi ; joining from Tanzania
Hi everyone! Ayodeji Adebayo from Nigeria
Hi, Felipe Guillen, Physician-scientist from The Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Colombia
Namaste from Dr. Swaraj Rajbhandari Nepal
Deepthi or Coreen are either of you aware of any convalescent plasma studies or programs that are occurring in South Africa?
Hi everyone! Ngoc Le from Viet Nam. I am a bachelor of Public Health.
Dr. Gregora Salazar
Concerning donors, would people who are thrombophilia +, Leyden V be able to donate blood? These are patients (recovered COVID-19 recovered) who only take blood thinner when travelling. Here, Dr. Salazar from Atlanta, GA asking. Thank you
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What is your experience using other medications in addition to plasma? have you used Hydroxychloroquine? Thank you
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