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IMAGINE how different the Philippines’ pandemic response (policy, strategy and program) would have been had the members of our coronavirus task force (Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases), and the czars of the National Action Plan (NAP), possessed some familiarity or background in addressing the special concerns of public health and medicine.

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