This Working Group aims to generate innovative, problem-focused research addressing social, technical, policy issues related to COVID-19, vulnerable populations, and wellbeing. Problematizing extant considerations about social networks, epidemiological, and informational transmission in a highly heterogeneous vulnerable population, it integrates methodologies and analytical frameworks to understand social-technical linkages in wellbeing and informational flows.
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COVID-19 and Well-Being Among Indigenous Peoples in Malaysia
Working Group Leads
Lakshmi Selvaratnam, Monash University Malaysia, and Sharuna Verghis, Monash University Malaysia
Working Group Members
M. Niaz Asadullah, Universiti Malaya
Sharifah Syed Hassan, Monash University Malaysia
Yap Kwong Hsia, Monash University Malaysia
Foong See Kit, Nanyang Technological University
Clarissa Ai Ling Lee, Sunway University
Jeeva Sathya Theesar Shanmugam, Universiti Tuanku Abdul Rahman
CONVERGE is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), Division of Civil, Mechanical, and Manufacturing Innovation, Program on Humans, Disasters, and the Built Environment (Award #1841338). Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF.