15 July 2020 Online
Webinar - The role of SARS-CoV-2 testing in the IPC management of patients and staff

This event is part of the COVID-19 challenges and solutions webinar series.

A transcript is available here. 

Panel members:

  • Dr Colin Brown, Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, Public Health England
  • Carole Fry, IPC Lead, Public Health England

  • Dr Tom Lewis, Consultant Microbiologist, North Devon District Hospital
  • Dr Catherine Moore, Consultant Clinical Scientist, Wales Specialist Virology Centre, Public Health Wales
  • Dr Malur Sudhanva, Consultant Virologist, South London Specialist Virology Centre, Lead Clinical Advisor for COVID mass testing Lighthouse Labs and local advisor for Milton Keynes, Clinical Director of Pathology for the Viapath laboratories at King’s College Hospital 

Chair: Dr Muhammad Halwani, Associate Professor/Consultant in Infection Control, Al Baha University, Member of the HIS Professional Development Committee

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