From COVID19 to Cholera: Repeating Patterns in Iranian Pandemic History
Stanford University: Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies
Why has the novel coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic been so widespread and deadly in Iran and what are the consequences of the outbreak? This lecture will attempt to answer these questions by presenting a timeline of the COVID19 outbreak in Iran and the historic and political determinants that shape Tehran’s public health policy against the pandemic.
Afkhami, Amir A., "From COVID19 to Cholera: Repeating Patterns in Iranian Pandemic History" (2020). Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Informal Communications. Paper 4.