30 September 2021

Iron deficiency in developing countries

Clinical Haematology

Dr Terri Foran and Associate Professor Sant-Rayn Pasricha discuss covid’s impact on international research projects and the importance of strong local partnerships.

Description:

  • The impact of iron deficiency during pregnancy in developing countries
  • Research into the efficacy and acceptability of iron infusion to treat anaemia during pregnancy in low resource settings
  • Covid’s impact on international research projects and the importance of strong local partnerships

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Associate Professor Sant-Rayn Pasricha, consultant haematologist; The Royal Melbourne Hospital and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre; Division head, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (WEHI)

Total time: 15 mins
 
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