Epidemiologist and Author to speak as Patient Advocate at MAD-ID Annual Meeting

Steffanie Strathdee, PhD, an infectious disease epidemiologist, and Associate Dean of Global Health Sciences and Professor and Harold Simon Chair at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine and author of the book The Perfect Predator: A Scientist’s Race to Save Her Husband from a Deadly Superbug: A Memoir will tell the tale of her true-life experience to save the life of her husband who had contracted a life-threatening infection with one of the most dangerous, antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the world.

Dr. Strathee and her husband, Dr. Thomas Paterson

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