Heidi Tworek: COVID-19 is a dress rehearsal for the next pandemic

December 10, 2020

Lessons learned about building trust and battling misinformation will be crucial to managing the next health crisis, which could be even more deadly that the SARS-CoV2 virus, according to a new report analyzing the current state of health communications.

2020 Wall Solutions Award recipient and co-author Heidi Tworek shares the findings from the policy report: “Democratic Health Communications During COVID-19: A RAPID Response”.

The report, released in September 2020, was an outcome of Tworek’s COVID-19 2020 Wall Solutions project which was the first international comparison of communications as a medical intervention and the first to consider how democratic COVID communications can increase compliance. 

Read the report