Online training and Q&A session for journalists working in the field with infectious disease physician and researcher Jenell Stewart. Jenell authored The Everyday Projects COVID-19 Guide for Visual Journalists. She will be providing a basic overview on COVID-19 transmission and safety tips for working in the field followed by a Q&A session with participants.
The webinar includes discussion around:
-Understanding transmission — what droplet and contaminated surfaces mean
-How to prevent transmission on contaminated surfaces
-How to prevent transmission via droplet (with mask info)
-Categorizing assignments as low risk, medium risk, or high risk and what supplies you need to safely complete those assignments.
Special thanks to the Institute for Nonprofit News & the Everyday Projects.