Fears of the coronavirus are escalating as the outbreak continues to grow. The death toll in China now exceeds that of the SARS outbreak, and confirmed cases in the United States have risen to 11. Sarah Hassan
, healthcare associate at Eurasia Group, specializing in political risk advisory, joined Cheddar to discuss.
To learn more, read How the coronavirus epidemic could upend the global economy and New deadly virus outbreak tests Chinese, international governance, and watch China's government, media in the spotlight as coronavirus spreads, Coronavirus outbreak is President Xi's "greatest political challenge" so far, and What you need to know about the coronavirus.
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As an associate for the healthcare advisory team, Sarah's areas of focus include digital health and the changing regulatory dynamics of the US healthcare system. Prior to joining Eurasia Group, Sarah was an advisory associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she helped regulated industry clients such as pharmaceutical firms manage their information systems.