Samantha Nutt “Back To School: A Public Health Primer” | NSB Engage Virtual Webinar

In her informative, accessible, and entertaining style, Dr. Sam Nutt digs into the “facts and fictions” about kids, COVID and schools, in an effort to ensure educators, parents, and students have the best and most up to date, evidence-based information to make informed decisions that will help keep them safe.

Highlights from this virtual webinar include:

  • Summary of the best public health evidence on schools & COVID-19 transmission
  • Case study evidence & practical advice on how to keep students & educators safe
  • Myth-busting & fact checking on the science of prevention & community spreading



Dr. Sam Nutt is a public health specialist and global health expert with more than two decades of experience working with vulnerable children throughout the world, as Founder and President of War Child Canada/USA. A medical doctor, staff physician at Women’s College Hospital, and Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto, she holds a Master of Science in Public Health (with distinction) from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and completed her medical specialization in public health with a Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC). A bestselling author on global affairs, she is also a recipient of both the Order of Ontario and the Order of Canada for her work to advance the health and human rights of women and children.

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