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Why an epidemiologist is ‘hopeful’ that Victoria won’t enter a snap lockdown – 3AW

Tensions are high in Victoria as the number of COVID-19 cases linked to the Holiday Inn grows. But a leading epidemiologist says she’s hopeful that a snap lockdown…

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Tensions are high in Victoria as the number of COVID-19 cases linked to the Holiday Inn grows.
But a leading epidemiologist says she’s hopeful that a snap lockdown won’t be called.
“That’s when you’re in the first stage. You don’t know exactly how far it has gone and you’ve got a lot of community exposure. Here, we’re already a few days into this investigation,” chair of epidemiology at Deakin University, Professor Catherine Bennett, told Neil Mitchell.
“While we do have public exposure sites because…

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