Cholera  & Covid – a tale of two centuries

From: Friday 19 June 2020 16:08 - To: Thursday 31 December 2020 16:07
Online (podcast)
Category : Public talks

In this week's episode of #UCMtalks about Covid, Andrea Heard takes a look at the Cholera pandemic and how its outbreak had a catastrophic impact upon the population during the 19th century. This will provide an interesting comparison to the current COVID-19 pandemic, and how modern medicine has advanced to fight off this deadly virus.

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#UCMtalks about Covid is a special series of short podcasts by UCM lecturers and visiting scholars offering interesting perspectives on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic from their various areas of expertise; culminating in a live interactive debate 'Reconstructing normal' which will take place during the Festival of Research, 18th September, 10am @ The Nunnery. Register for this event here.