The COVID-19 pandemic and associated school shutdowns have disrupted education, socialization and family life. These disruptions have caused an increase in child behavioural problems. What help exists for parents and children dealing with these issues?
Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, researchers have focused on studying COVID’s effects on learning loss and opportunities to continue learning in the context of the pandemic. The long-term consequence of the COVID-19 crisis on education will take many more years to fully understand but evidence from past school closures suggests the shock wave will be large and long-lasting.
In this interactive session, Dr. Agnes Leung, Assistant Professor of the Department of Paediatrics from CUHK, walks us through the medical data and discusses the myths and facts regarding COVID-19 vaccines for children.
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