Planning for future pandemics

“The lessons we’ve learned will help us.”

Over the past two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Texas Medical Center and healthcare providers have taken on unprecedented challenges.

On the final episode of TESTED, Texas Medical Center President Bill McKeon and St. Luke's CEO Doug Lawson discuss how Houston will be better prepared to address future pandemics because of the lessons learned from the current one.

Also, Dr. Eric Boerwinkle of UTHealth discusses the likelihood of future pandemics, the factors that create them and the establishment of the Texas Epidemic Public Health Institute to deal with future outbreaks.

Be sure to watch all twelve episodes of the series and find helpful resources on the TESTED webpage here.