Science Cafe – Lyme Disease


Date(s) - 05/14/2013
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Abingdon Public Library 2510 Tollgate Road


TOPIC –  Lyme disease and co-infections – where are we today?

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Lyme disease is a tick – borne disease, believed to affect anywhere from 20,000 to 200,000 people in the United States. Scientist Janet Jensen will give us an overview of the medical nature of the disease, as well as environmental issues that affect the spread of the disease. She will also give her perspective on divisions in the medical community about diagnosing and treating the disease.

PRESENTER – Ms. Jensen is a professional scientist and holds degrees in Nursing and Computer Science & Mathematics. In recent years, she has focused on Lyme Disease, and will share her knowledge and perspectives at this event, during Lyme Disease Awareness month.


Bookings are closed for this event.