June 21, 2017

Saving Lives in the Shadows of Healthcare

Dr. Rodney E. Rohde is a champion of the “everyday heroes” in the battle against HAIs. At a TedX Texas State University Conference held Nov. 5, 2016, Dr. Rohde discussed the reality of superbugs in healthcare systems, and the important role of hygiene specialists and medical laboratory professionals in combatting these superbugs.

Dr. Margaret Chan of the World Health Organization (WHO) has stated that these ‘superbugs will have a financial/economic toll of $100 trillion dollars and a human cost of 10 million deaths by 2050.

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