Social effects

  • Dr Dan O’Hare: Talking to children, support for schools and parents, education. 
  • Dr Emma Williamson: How victims of domestic violence and abuse may be particularly vulnerable due to lockdown/self-isolation measures and support available.

Individuals' health and wellbeing

  • Dr Catherine Dodds: The social determinants of health, focusing on marginalised groups. Challenges of using self-sampling COVID-19 PCR test kits among BAME users.
  • Dr Alison Gregory: How people experiencing domestic violence and abuse may be additionally vulnerable during lockdown and what communities – particularly friends, family members, neighbours and colleagues - can do to help.

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COVID-19: ensuring equality of access to testing for ethnic minorities
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