Tag: epidemiology

Why Science Matters in Staying Healthy- Julie Kornfeld PhD, MPH

Why Science Matters in Staying Healthy- Julie Kornfeld PhD, MPH

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment May 10, 2019

welcome that I'm Jeannie Rosner I think I've met everybody that's here maybe there's a random person that I haven't met but I know there's some newbies here today so can you raise your hand if this your first salon Wow awesome awesome awesome so each year I affiliate with entity and this year I'm […]

TB pathogenesis | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

TB pathogenesis | Infectious diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

By Bryan Wright 25 Comments May 4, 2019

hi I'm Charles prober and I'm Morgan theis and today we're going to talk about the pathophysiology of tuberculosis that is how tuberculosis makes people sick great so in this cartoon there is an infected individual shown on the left and that person is coughing or sneezing and all those little small white dots are […]

Microbiome: Gut Bugs and You | Warren Peters | TEDxLaSierraUniversity

Microbiome: Gut Bugs and You | Warren Peters | TEDxLaSierraUniversity

By Bryan Wright 39 Comments May 3, 2019

when I was just a little boy when I used the toilet my mother taught me to wash my hands and when I flushed and I looked at what was going down I go boy you better wash your hands you know and that I had this little puppy you know it's a little dog […]

The face of disease in Sub-Saharan Africa | Richmond Sarpong | TEDxBerkeley

The face of disease in Sub-Saharan Africa | Richmond Sarpong | TEDxBerkeley

By Bryan Wright 5 Comments April 30, 2019

thank you very much pleasure to be here I wanted to begin today with a question and that question as face of disease look like in sub-saharan Africa now of course especially with the emergence of diseases like Ebola and the accompanying media coverage that we've all been exposed to it is quite clear that […]

The end of genetic disease | Jacob Corn | TEDxBerkeley

The end of genetic disease | Jacob Corn | TEDxBerkeley

By Bryan Wright 18 Comments April 29, 2019

this morning I want to talk to you about the future but it's a future that's not very far away I want to talk to you about new research in the laboratory that aims to eradicate genetic disease now to give you a bit of background to this I want to let you know that […]

All the Gear the CDC's Disease Detectives Use in the Field | WIRED

All the Gear the CDC's Disease Detectives Use in the Field | WIRED

By Bryan Wright 30 Comments April 28, 2019

when a viral outbreak or dangerous bacteria threatens human life the CDC's disease detectives are often on the front lines they go in prepared for anything because the diseases they study like Ebola hantavirus Marburg monkey pox and anthrax are some of the deadliest on earth my name is Brian Amman I'm a disease ecologist […]