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YAS member to speak at Glasgow Science Festival Zika virus panel

YAS member to speak at Glasgow Science Festival Zika virus panel

B - Zika Virus: Present, Past and Future

Sir Charles Wilson Building
15th June
18:30-19:30, followed by a Reception from 19:30-20:00
Tickets Free


On 15th June, YAS member Dr Heather Ferguson will join other experts in a Glasgow Science Festival panel discussion about the Zika virus. This interactive discussion, supported by the Glasgow Centre for International Development, will discuss current research into the Zika virus, how it was originally discovered and the ecological and public health factors that will affect how the outbreak is resolved.

For more information about the event and its speakers, visit the Glasgow Science Festival website.  To book a ticket, visit this Eventbrite page.

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Dr. Devi Sridhar is a Senior Lecturer in Global Public Health in the Centre for Population Health Sciences at Edinburgh University and a Senior Research Fellow in the Blavatnik School of Government at Oxford University. Her research focuses on global health governance, financing and institutions.

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