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Public Understanding of Science

It is the responsibility of scientists to contribute to the public's understanding of science. This is important not only because our work is generally funded in one way or another by the public but also because misinformation and disinformation pose as science, potentially destroying the public faith in what we do. Since starting work in New Zealand I have engaged in popular media and regional lectures to draw attention to an array of subjects. My favorite topics however are related to my passion for the evolution of bacteria: "peak antibiotics", the human microbiome and issues related to horizontal gene transfer and of course bacteriophages. I am active on social media (X and Bsky as DrHHNZ.

Interviews, public lectures, commentaries