Event Review｜Member‘s Webinar “Prevention of Pneumonia Caused by Novel Coronavirus”
On February 2nd, 2020, Gleneagles Hospital Chengdu, a member of AmCham Southwest, successfully held the webinar with the theme of “Prevention of Pneumonia Caused by Novel Coronavirus” which attracted nearly 400 members and friends from all walks of life to participate and actively interacted with the speaker.Li Yanna, senior physician of Respiratory Department of Gleneagles Hospital, on the topic of “Novel Coronavirus and its Prevention”, detailed what is coronavirus and novel coronavirus, who is susceptible, how the novel coronavirus spreads, what is the clinical manifestation of its patients, how dangerous it is and how to eliminate such virus, etc. Dr. Li also put forward corresponding protective measures for people in different places (home, office, hospital) and effective suggestions on how to self-isolate if become a close contact. Dr. Li was especially emphatic that everyone should pay attention to hand hygiene and personal protection. A mask that can effectively prevent infection shall be worn when going out. At the end of the webinar, Dr. Li Yanna actively interacted with everyone in the Q & A session, conducted in-depth discussions on individual questions raised by the guests, and gave professional advise.
AmCham Southwest would like to thank Gleneagles Hospital Chengdu for its tremendous support for this public webinar and valued members and friends for their active participation. We hope to work with more members to support this urgent public health issue during this special period!（*Kind Reminder：Scroll down and click the link to get a PDF version of webinar information)