WHO Public Health Laboratories knowledge sharing webinars - From SARS-CoV-2 sequences to actionable public health data

In this webinar, we will hear about the setting up of sequencing and bioinformatic pipelines for SARS-CoV-2, timeliness of data generated and the overall system coordination to inform public health action, with experiences and lessons learned from Denmark, South Africa and Argentina.

We will welcome:

Dr Morten Rasmussen - Statens Serum Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark

Professor Tulio de Oliveira - KwaZulu-Natal Research and Innovation Sequencing Platform, Durban, South Africa

Dr Josefina Campos - Genomic Department at the ANLIS-Malbran, Argentina

Webinar series held in English, with interpretation in Arabic, French, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

News date: 2022-02-16



KRISP has been created by the coordinated effort of the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) and the South African Medical Research Countil (SAMRC).

Location: K-RITH Tower Building
Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, UKZN
719 Umbilo Road, Durban, South Africa.
Director: Prof. Tulio de Oliveira