U of T’s Dalla Lana School of Public Health launches Institute for Pandemics – U of T News

Building on a century of engagement with public health, the University of Toronto’s Dalla Lana School of Health has launched a new Institute for Pandemics to help the world prepare better, fight smarter, and recover faster from crises caused by communicable diseases.

The institute is part of an effort by the university to ramp up pandemic research and training for public health professionals, who can move quickly to implement evidence-based plans to prevent and control new infectious diseases.

It aims to overcome obstacles encountered by governments and world bodies, which often struggle to respond quickly to emerging health threats because they can be bogged down by bureaucratic and political obstacles and rising public mistrust of authority.

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