Wednesday, 12 January 2022

On 11 January 2022 Australia's cumulative total of COVID-19 cases reached 1,042,293 infected men, women and children since the global pandemic began

State of Play in Australia on Day 716 of the COVID-19 Scourge.


"Outbreak management has failed" [Professor Mary-Louise McLaws, UNSW, Twitter, 11 January 2022]

Professor Mary-Louise McLaws (UNSW), is an epidemiologist with expertise in hospital infection and infectious diseases control. Her COVID-19 related activities include: member of the World Health Organization (WHO) Health Emergencies Program Experts Advisory Panel for Infection Prevention and Control Preparedness, Readiness and Response to COVID-19 and member of the NSW Clinical Excellence Commission COVID Infection Prevention and Control taskforce. She is the Focal Point for the WHO Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network (GOARN) in the School of Population Health.