Name That Bug: Could You Recognise It?

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Lecture Overview

What's the difference between a bacteria and a virus, and does it matter? Join Dr Joan Faoagali for a passionate and informative talk on how to recognise the difference between pathogens, and discover the 7 steps to becoming a successful human bug...


Portrait of Joan Faoagali
Joan Faoagali

Joan Faoagali qualified as a specialist pathologist in Dunedin, NZ, and held roles including Director of Microbiology at Christchurch Hospital, Royal Brisbane Hospital, and the Princess Alexandra Hospital. She held a high interest in the prudent use of antibiotics, prevention of cross-infection, vaccination and the appropriate use and interpretation of pathology tests. She sadly died in January, 2017. See Educator Profile