Editorial, Opinion Pieces Discuss Various Aspects Of COVID-19, Including Opportunity To Transform Aid Sector; Ebola Response Amid Pandemic; Vaccine R&D, Distribution

The Conversation: Where in the world will the next epidemic start?
Naomi Forrester-Soto, reader in Vector Biology at Keele University (9/24).

Devex: Opinion: How COVID-19 could help create more diversity in the aid sector
Shweta Suresh, strategy officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (9/24).

The Lancet: COVID-19 in India: the dangers of false optimism
Editorial Board (9/26).

The Lancet: Offline: COVID-19 is not a pandemic
Richard Horton, editor-in-chief of The Lancet (9/26).

New England Journal of Medicine: Ebola Response Priorities in the Time of Covid-19
Athalia Christie, adviser at the CDC’s Center for Global Health, and colleagues (9/24).

New England Journal of Medicine: Evaluating and Deploying Covid-19 Vaccines — The Importance of Transparency, Scientific Integrity, and Public Trust
Jason L. Schwartz, assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Yale School of Public Health and the Section of the History of Medicine at the Yale School of Medicine (9/23).

New York Times: A Global Vaccine?
Jeneen Interlandi, member of the New York Times editorial board, and Chai Dingari, producer with Opinion Video at the New York Times (9/24).

Rewire.News: What Is ‘Pro-Life’ About Letting 200,000 People Die of COVID-19?
Danielle Campoamor, freelance writer and editor (9/24).

Scientific American: How to Distribute a COVID Vaccine Ethically
Nicole Hassoun, visiting scholar at the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies at Cornell University, professor at Binghamton University, and author (9/25).

STAT: We can’t tackle the pandemic without figuring out which Covid-19 vaccines work the best
Peter B. Bach, physician and director of the Drug Pricing Lab at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (9/24).

The Telegraph: Why young women are bearing the brunt of Covid’s second wave
Sophia Walker, chief executive of Young Women’s Trust (9/25).

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Opinion: Why COVID makes internet access more urgent than ever
Adrian Lovett, World Wide Web Foundation president and CEO (9/24).

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