Cara Santa Maria

The official website of Cara Santa Maria.

Episode 181 - Tara Smith

Cara is joined by Professor of Epidemiology at Kent State University College of Public Health, Dr. Tara Smith. They talk about her work on zoonotic infectious (those that spillover from non-human animals to humans), with a specific focus on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) arising in livestock. Cara also shares her own tale of MRSA infection. Follow Tara: @aetiology.

This episode of Talk Nerdy is sponsored by Ecosia. Go to ecosia.co/talknerdy to make an impact and plant your first tree!

Talk Nerdy would also like to thank Brilliant.org for their support of this show. Try it out for free today at brilliant.org/NERDY!