The COVID-19 Actuaries Response Group aims to educate, inform and influence through frequent Bulletins on demography, epidemiology, public health and societal impact.
DATELINE: 4 May 2021
Matthew Edwards (Willis Towers Watson) and Dan Ryan (COIOS Research) examine how COVID-19 has transformed epidemiology in terms of new data sources, the rapid discovery of variants and the precautionary principle.
DATELINE: 19 Oct 2021
UK COVID booster strategy targets those in Priority Groups 1-9, with booster at least 6 months after 2nd vaccination. Currently, only 3.7m of 8.3m eligible have received the booster. Without a change in pace, the gap will grow to 12.6m by year end.
DATELINE: 6 May 2021
Dan Ryan (COIOS Research) examines the impact of COVID-19 on care homes, lessons from international experience and how the need to prevent future outbreaks will impact the care home industry going forward.