World Ch. Schedule : MON to FRI 14:00 KST
* Date : 2020-12-23
Amid global third wave of COVID-19, new virus variant is being detected in UK and South Africa. We delve into the details of new virus variant and new quarantine measures rolled out by the Korean government.
The rapid surge in COVID-19 cases is leading to a major shortage of intensive care beds across many parts of Korea including the city of Seoul. To this end, the government has set up modular isolation wards to treat patients. We take you to the scene.
COVID-19 vaccines are being administrated in countries like U.S. UK and Canada. This is indeed a meaningful step towards the end of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, skepticism surrounding the vaccines’ efficacy still remains and it is triggering the spread of false information and fake news. What’s true and what’s false about the vaccines? Let’s figure out now.
- Guests In-Studio
- Dr. KIM Moon-kyu, Director / Global Development Center
- KIM Sung-hye, Assistant Professor of Environment Biology & Medical Parasistology / Hanyang University College of Medicine
- Guests Skype
- Harumi Gomi / 1) Professor, Center for Infectious Diseases 2) Associate Dean, Office of Medical Education International University of Health and Welfare