VIU Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity
When: Tuesday, Mar 16, 2021, 12:00PM - 12:45PM
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While it seems that the whole world is holding its breath and fighting COVID-19, it is easily forgotten that other pathogens have not disappeared. Especially Africa continues to suffer from epidemics with multiple infectious agents, many of them more feared and deadly than COVID-19. Dr. Christian Lange works at Metabiota (based in Nanaimo) in the field of analyzing and mitigating risks of infectious diseases to prepare governments and enterprises for future outbreaks.