Due to ongoing uncertainties surrounding the current pandemic regulations, the faculty of CVNUK have decided to replace this year’s physical conference with an online webinar. It will feature a variety of talks, focusing largely on specific Covid-19 related topics.
The updated timetable of the day will be released closer to the time.
Prof Susanna Dunachie is an Infectious Diseases Physician and Clinical Microbiologist in Oxford, who specializes in Travel Medicine. She undertook clinical training in Paisley, Newcastle and Oxford, then spent four years living in Thailand where alongside research time she spent time on the wards of the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Bangkok, in the Mahidol University Travel Clinic, and did a weekly HIV clinic at the Thai Red Cross. Her research background includes developing vaccines for malaria and the neglected tropical diseases Burkholderia pseudomallei (melioidosis) and Orientia tsutsugamushi (scrub typhus), alongside work on the interface between diabetes and global infection.