Apr 01, 2020 02:44 PM

Covid-19 Information for Medical Professionals and the Public

Caixin Global has compiled the following resources to share critical medical experiences with health workers and the general public. They include conversations with medical experts from China’s frontline along with guidelines and research by global health authorities.


Frontline experience fighting Covid-19

Fighting Covid-19: Experiences and lessons from the frontlines in Asia

On April 3, 2020, Brookings Institution organized a webinar featuring experts from Asia to review the coordinated public-health responses taken by East Asian countries and to assess trajectory and treatments of Covid-19.

Video in English

Presentation and Q&A with Dr. Peng Zhiyong, ICU Director of Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University

On March 26, 2020, Caixin organized Caixin Global Webinar: Coronavirus Series III and invited Dr. Peng to share his frontline experiences. Under Peng’s leadership, Zhongnan Hospital has probably the lowest ICU morality rate.

Text in English, video, slides

Severe Covid-19: Frontline ICU Experiences from Wuhan & Shanghai

On March 16, 2020, experts from the Shanghai Medical Association shared their experiences of treating patients with Covid-19 in Wuhan and Shanghai at an online conference, and no one has been infected among Shanghai medical team.

It was translated and subtitled by students and alumni of Sino-French Medical School of Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine.

Video in English & French subtitles


Comprehensive guidance

Technical Guidance, compiled by the World Health Organization

Text in English, French, Spanish, Russian, and Arabic

Covid-19 Prevention and Treatment Handbook, compiled by the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University’s School of Medicine and initiated by the Jack Ma Foundation

Text in English, text in 14 other languages

Practical Advice on COVID-19, compiled by Ginkgo Fellows and more than 200 volunteers and supported by the Ginkgo Foundation, sharing first-hand experience from medical professionals and community workers on relief actions for Hubei, China

Text in English, some sections in 6 other languages



What the Evidence Tells Us About Covid-19? Key medical insights reported and collected by Caixin.

Article in English

Advice for the Public, compiled by the World Health Organization

Text in English, French, Spanish, Russian, and Arabic

Remote Consultation and Prevention Center, developed by WeDoctor Global

Platform in English

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