How to protect yourself from corona virus

The symposium included information on definition of COVID-19 disease, its most common symptoms, modes of transmission, and its prevention and control. It shed light on ways to protect yourself and other people from COVID-19 including hand washing techniques, types of masks and how to wear them, importance of social distancing, avoidance of closed, crowded and close contact settings, and the proper way of cleaning surfaces. In addition to that, types of vaccines, benefits of being vaccinated, and what to do when one feels ill, were all discussed in the symposium.