2023 Awards categories
Understanding the virus
SARS-CoV-2 transmission, origins, evolution and emergence of variants, virus infection and disease mechanism etc.
Pandemic policy and practice
Analysis of national COVID-19 policies and decision-making, lockdowns/social distancing, travel restrictions, workplaces, schools, economic impact etc.
COVID-19 care and support
Understanding COVID-19 symptoms, interaction with underlying conditions, clinical management, self-care and isolation
Tracking the pandemic and national outbreaks, surveillance, COVID-19 testing and contact tracing, prevention approaches (e.g. masks/ventilation/social distancing/handwashing)
COVID-19 vaccine research and trial evidence, vaccine coverage, access and global equity, vaccine trials, regulatory approval, supply management and safety monitoring
Under-25 influencers who use social media to share information and observations about COVID-19 among peer networks and channels
Long-term effects of coronavirus infection, common symptoms of COVID-19, long-covid management and recovery