Liam Donaldson “Combatting Infectious Diseases” | Perspectives | Channel NewsAsia

Sir Liam Donaldson, Chancellor of Newcastle University (UK), Chair of World Alliance for Patient Safety, World Health Organisation and Chief Medical officer for England (1998-2010): Expect the unexpected: With the growth of international travel, with encroachment of areas which are previously just the environment of animals and not people, some very unexpected things can happen. So we can never say that we’re completely prepared.


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