MBI's co-Director, Professor Tania Sorrell, has been busy with the media informing the public around Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The virus is most likely spread through:
Everyone should practise good hygiene to protect against infections. Good hygiene includes:
If you are well, you do not need to wear a surgical mask. Surgical masks are most useful in preventing people who have coronavirus disease from spreading it to others.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and The Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity (MBI) have joined hands to combat the threat of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases by increasing capacity in outbreak investigation and disease surveillance.
With support of our Conference Partners, the University of Sydney are hosting the first international conference on global health security in Sydney, 18-20 June 2019 - registrations are now open
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