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Wuhan Coronavirus

01/02/2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PST

Free

This presentation has since taken place, you can view the film recording here

 

Photo: Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that have a halo, or crown-like (corona) appearance when viewed under an electron microscope. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Public Health Library (PHIL), image identification number #4814; courtesy of Dr. Fred Murphy of the CDC.

 

CHINA’S NEW WUHAN CORONAVIRUS

Presentation for SCIENCE CIRCLE

 Robert A. Hendrix, MD, a.k.a., Tagline in Second Life

 

A new contagious CORONAVIRUS has emerged from a large food market in Wuhan, China that has fish, birds and live animals. This virus is transmissible person to person and has caused the death of at least 17 and sickened 540  people in China as of 22.January 2020. Furthermore, it has quickly spread across borders in Asia and now been reported in the United States.

This talk will review prominent medical and public health features of this new virus that may become a pandemic.

 

 

Previous presentations of Robert in the Film Collection 

Previous work from Robert in the Library

 

 

 

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Details

Date:
01/02/2020
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PST
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Auditorium

Organisers

Chantal Jager
Arisia Vita

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