Dr Derek Gatherer

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Dr Derek Gatherer

Lecturer, Division of Biomedical & Life Sciences

Lancaster University

Lancaster, United Kingdom

Dr Gatherer is a virologist, and is able to provide comment on viruses, pandemics and infectious diseases in general. He has extensive knowledge of several major illnesses including Ebola, HIV and MERS. Derek is regularly called on by the media for coverage of breaking news stories including BBC, Sky, CNN.

Key Subjects

Viruses, Pandemics, Ebola, MERS , Flu / General Influenza, Bird Flu , HIV (public health and epidemiology aspects), Measles, Chikungunya virus, Dengue fever virus, Hepatitis C virus, Zika

Languages

English, Spanish

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Expert

+44 (0) 1524 592602
d.gatherer@lancaster.ac.uk