Dr Jim Newcombe

Dr Jim Newcombe

Dr Newcombe is an infectious diseases physician and clinical microbiologist at Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology, Sydney.

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The silence is deafening. Although 2022 has been by far the worst year for Australia, when it comes to COVID-19 in terms of…
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A second wave of Omicron is underway across the world driven by the BA.2 subvariant and now accounts for least 60% of new…
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In between the Delta and Omicron waves last year, I was talking to a friend in New York about COVID-19.  I asked him how…
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With lockdowns a thing of the past, the onus is now on individuals to make decisions about how much COVID-19 risk they are…
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COVID-19 has been a quicksand of incomplete information which changes by the day. Every aspect of the disease – its…
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It is hard to capture just how much we have learned in the last 22 months about what was once known as the 2019 novel…
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The COVID Diaries: Infectious diseases expert Dr Jim Newcombe continues his reflective journey into understanding this…
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