Cập nhật lần cuối vào 29/06/2021
SARS-CoV-2, also known by many names such as Wuhan virus, Corona Virus, CoVid-19, is a global epidemic virus strain that affects all continents. In the world. Due to the effective coordination between health levels and the population, epidemics are always under control promptly in Vietnam.
However, disseminating basic knowledge and updating new information about this virus is essential, especially for health workers. The laboratory industry is one of the important links in virus diagnosis, contributing to early detection of potentially infectious objects in the community and timely localization of epidemics.
To systematize the basic knowledge and update new information on the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic, the Medical Laboratory faculty held a seminar on SARS-CoV-2 on the morning of December 26.2020, with the participation of lecturers and students of the health sector – Hong Bang International University.
The reporter in the seminar was Assoc.Prof.Dr. Truong Thi Xuan Lien – lecturer in molecular biology. By taking a lively and interesting approach, she brought basic and in-depth knowledge about virus structure and transmission.
Associate Professor Dr. Xuan Lien has systematized useful knowledge for lecturers – students, especially information about new strains of virus recently discovered in European and African countries. This is also the information that health workers in general and teaching staff – students studying in the healthcare field need to pay attention to working with the community to prevent epidemics more effectively.
At the end of the seminar, lecturers and students raised many questions regarding diagnostic measures, epidemic prevention, and how to distinguish reinfection and reactivation of the virus—more effective community counseling ways.