Understanding infectious disease transmission and control - a view from the coalface
Date: Thursday 10 December 2020
Time: 18:00 - 19:00
Categories: Academic events
Venue: Zoom Webinar
Speaker: Professor Christl Donnelly
Over the last 25 years, Prof. Donnelly has been involved in many intensive efforts to understand and control infectious disease threats, including those relating to BSE/vCJD, foot and mouth disease, SARS, pandemic H1N1 influenza, MERS, Ebola (in West Africa and DRC), Zika and now COVID-19. The talk will reflect on what we have learned about controlling public and animal health threats, with particular emphasis on the current COVID-19 pandemic.