Deonandia Podcast

Lectures, opinions, insights and interviews from Dr Raywat Deonandan: epidemiologist, global health researcher, journalist, novelist, and science communicator.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 30m. Bisher sind 34 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 4 Wochen

COVID19: Why Are Cases Increasing But Deaths Are Not? (Podcast Episode)

Right now in Canada, new daily cases of COVID-19 are increasing seemingly exponentially. But we are not seeing a similar increase in either hospitalizations or deaths. Why?



COVID19: What’s All This “Second Wave” Business? (Podcast Episode)

What do Epidemiologists mean by a "second wave" of COVID-19?



COVID19: Keeping Schools Safe (Podcast Episode)

Sep 13, 2020 — I’ve been ignoring this podcast of late and focusing more on writing COVID-related blog posts. So I’ve decided to triple-down on the messaging and am recording […]



What’s the Hook? Knowledge Translation and Media Best Practices for Researchers

how to turn one's research into an opinion-editorial article


 2019-04-30  1h16m

Indigenous Health in Canada and Guyana

All about my research with indigenous peoples in the rainforests of Guyana.


 2019-03-06  1h51m

Introduction to Systematic Reviews

An introduction to systematic reviews.


 2019-03-06  56m

Truth and Dare

This is the audio of the 2019 keynote address of the University of Ottawa Healthcare Symposium. The topic of the presentation was the epistemology of truth.


 2019-01-26  1h1m

Science Communication: Community Based Research

This is the audio of a lecture I gave to a graduate class in Community Outreach and Media Relations in the Sciences. The topic was communication in community based research, featuring anecdotes from my global health & development work.


 2018-05-29  2h14m

Are Things Getting Better Or Worse?

Poverty, health, life expectancy, population growth, climate change, food production... on a global level, are things getting better or worse?


 2017-10-01  40m

Global Health Ethics: CHEO Grand Rounds

Are global health electives a new kind of colonialism?


 2017-09-27  46m