Joint Statement on CoVID-19 Pandemic in India: Review of Current Strategy and the Way Forward

Published

2020-04-20

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47203/IJCH.2020.v32i02SUPP.001

Keywords:

COVID-19, Joint Statement

Dimensions Badge

Issue

Section

Advisory

Authors

  • Sanjay K. Rai President IPHA
  • Sanjay Zodpey President IAPSM
  • Sanghamitra Ghosh Secretary General IPHA
  • A Kadri Secretary IAPSM

Abstract

A Joint  Task  Force of eminent public health experts of India was constituted by IPHA, and IAPSM to  help the Government of India for containment of COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

The terms of reference of the Joint Task Force was to 1) To review and collate the scientific epidemiological literature pertaining to COVID-19 in India at national and state level; 2) To develop consensus amongst the experts regarding COVID-19 disease epidemiology and trends and develop action plan based on the  consensus; 3) To widely disseminate the consensus statement and action plan with  public health experts, other medical professional associations and other key stakeholders; 4) To share the consensus statement with the policy makers at highest level at centre and state.

How to Cite

1.
Rai SK, Zodpey S, Ghosh S, Kadri A. Joint Statement on CoVID-19 Pandemic in India: Review of Current Strategy and the Way Forward. Indian J Community Health [Internet]. 2020 Apr. 20 [cited 2023 Feb. 1];32(2 (Supp):170-4. Available from: https://www.iapsmupuk.org/journal/index.php/IJCH/article/view/1464

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

Most read articles by the same author(s)