COVID-19
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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS DISEASE)

RESOURCES

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine and the COVID-19 pandemic: responsible stewardship is needed

COVID-19: The pervasive mental health impacts in vulnerable groups

Free Library COVID-19 resources

Isolation and quarantine in South Africa during COVID-19: Draconian measures or proportional response? 

Critical care triage in the shadow of COVID-19: Ethics considerations

Mental health and COVID-19, resources for adults as well as resources for children and their carers

Updates related to SU campus, Health Research Ethics Committee and research in the time of COVID-19

Bits & Bytes - Special Edition (from Mr Attie Juyn Senior Director: ICT)

How to adjust to work-from-home

Free Microsoft Online Training (recommended by university ICT)

Convenient Links for Teams

How to use Microsoft Teams for Remote and Online Learning

How to start with Online Learning (beginners g​​uide)

Online lessons using Microsoft Teams

5 embarrassing mistakes using Microsoft Teams (funny but useful especially for those who are new to te​ams)


 



 

Infection Prevention and Control

Bettercare : COVID-19 chapter 10 in the book “Infection prevention and control: a guide for healthcare workers in low-resource settings"

Using masks English > Afrikaans > Xhosa​ > 


 

National Institute for Communicable Diseases  

http://www.nicd.ac.za/

http://www.nicd.ac.za/diseases-a-z-index/covid-19/frequently-asked-questions/ 


 

South African Government Resources  

https://www.westerncape.gov.za/department-of-health/coronavirus 

https://www.westerncape.gov.za/department-of-health/frequently-asked-questions 

https://sacoronavirus.co.za/ 

http://www.dhet.gov.za/ 

https://www.gov.za/speeches/statement-president-cyril-ramaphosa-measures-combat-covid-19-epidemic-15-mar-2020-0000 


Stellenbosch University Resources

http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Documents/2020/SU_Covid19_Toolkit_A4.pdf 

Social media toolkit (download zip folder) >


 

University World News  

https://www.universityworldnews.com/topic-page.php?topic=CoronavirusCrisisHE ​

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World Health Organization  

https://www.who.int/

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports/