UW Pop Health Talk Highlights Role of WSLH and Clinical Labs

On Nov. 6th, WSLH Communicable Disease Division Director Dr. Pete Shult gave a talk on “Responding to Emerging Infectious Disease Threats – The Role of the WSLH and its Laboratory Networks” as part of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Population Health Sciences Monday seminar series.

Shult’s talk focused on the role and capabilities of the WSLH in surveillance for, and response to, infectious disease threats of particular public health importance. He also discussed the roles of the mission-critical statewide clinical laboratory network that the WSLH coordinates and the national networks in which the WSLH participates and maintains a leadership role.

Video of talk –  http://videos.med.wisc.edu/videos/78899