The Characteristics of Pandemic Pathogens
We are pleased to host Dr. Amesh Adalja, who will be presenting his talk, “The Characteristics of Pandemic Pathogens.” Dr. Adalja is a senior infectious disease expert at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health where he is focused on emerging infectious disease, pandemic preparedness, and biosecurity. Dr. Adalja has served on multiple US government committees tasked with establishing innovative guidelines for treatment and healthcare reform during infectious disease emergencies. He is also a board-certified physician in internal medicine, emergency medicine, infectious diseases, and critical care medicine. In addition, he is a fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American College of Physicians, and the American College of Emergency Physicians.

This event will be held as an online webinar. Please register using the following link:

We look forward to seeing you there!
Date: 13 May 2020, 17:00 (Wednesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2020)
Venue: Venue to be announced
Speaker: Professor Amesh Adalja (Johns Hopkins University)
Organising department: Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics
Organiser: Oxford Personalised Medicine Society (University of Oxford)
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Part of: Oxford SARS-CoV-2 Lecture Series
Booking required?: Required
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Audience: Public
Editor: Mahmoud Summers