Plenary presentation: Pandemics cross borders: How to tackle them from a global perspective


Webb SPandemics cross borders: How to tackle them from a global perspective, 47th Critical Care Congress, San Antonio, Texas, 25–28 February 2018

Professor Steve Webb discussed how to tackle pandemics in a plenary session at the 47th Critical Care Congress in San Antonio, Texas, from 25–28 February 2018. This is the annual congress of the US Society of Critical Care Medicine.

His presentation covered the concepts of research preparedness, with the premise that research can change trajectory. He described APPRISE clinical research projects designed to be activated in event of a pandemic.

Professor Webb also co-authored a related commentary article in the journal Critical Care Medicine.


Related Research Areas

  • Clinical research and infection prevention
  • Public health research