Nov. 13, 2009
Has the H1N1 virus got you in a panic?
Do you have pressing questions about H1N1?
Do you have concerns that you'd like to be put at ease for regarding H1N1?
Microbiologist, Jason Tetro will be talking all about the H1N1 Virus and why we don't need to panic or fear the vaccine.
We will open the phone lines and Jason will answer YOUR questions and concerns about this virus.
This is your chance to get your questions about the H1N1 virus answered by an expert.
Jason is adamant that the public NOT panic about this Virus and this is going to be a very positive and powerful evening.
Jason A. Tetro has been in the scientific community for over 20 years. He has worked on diagnostic technologies and developed expertise in the food, water and bloodborne fields.
After various stints in industry and the government, he returned to research at the Centre for Research on Environmental Microbiology, where he currently acts as a Specialist in Technology Design.
At the Centre for Research on Environmental Microbiology, he works to develop novel methods to identify and mitigate infectious disease risks.
He has over 20 publications and ruffled more than a few feathers with articles in peer-reviewed journals on such topics as SARS and avian flu, book chapters, position papers for reports and newspaper columns. He also has regular appearances on a local Ottawa television station where he discusses microbiology with the public.
Call-in Number: 347-326-9577