The Department of Public Health at the University of Otago in Wellington is holding a seminar reflecting on the influenza pandemic and the First World War:
100 years ago this month: Public health reflections on the influenza pandemic and World War One
Both the war and the pandemic, which occurred a hundred years ago, had massive health impacts for New Zealanders. Come and learn about University of Otago Wellington epidemiological research on these topics – and what the remaining research gaps are.
About the speaker:
Nick Wilson presents this seminar on behalf of his co-authors Jennifer Summers, George Thomson and Michael Baker. Nick is a professor of public health whose research covers a broad range of interests including epidemiological modelling and health economics, tobacco, infectious diseases, and climate change.
Date: Friday 16 November 2018
Time: 12.30 p.m. to 1.15 p.m.
Location: Small Lecture Theatre, Level D, University of Otago Wellington