Micropod

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The Society for Applied Microbiology provide benefits and resources online to raise awareness and knowledge of a diverse range of applied microbiology issues such as climate change and biofuels, food poisoning outbreaks and hospital acquired infection. The Micropod podcast, is an interesting podcast featuring interesting people. Some are microbiologists, some aren't scientists, but they all have one thing in common: everything they talk to us about is relevant to the lives of microbiologists across the globe.

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The Society for Applied Microbiology provide benefits and resources online to raise awareness and knowledge of a diverse range of applied microbiology issues such as climate change and biofuels, food poisoning outbreaks and hospital acquired infection. The Micropod podcast, is an interesting podcast featuring interesting people. Some are microbiologists, some aren't scientists, but they all have one thing in common: everything they talk to us about is relevant to the lives of microbiologists across the globe.
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2018-09-10 06:43
last episode published
2015-01-29 09:58
publication frequency
35.8 days
Contributors
Society for Applied Microbiology author  
Explicit
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Number of Episodes
26
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Science & Medicine Natural Sciences

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Episodes

Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
29.01.2015 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

The rising tide of deadly Vibrio vulnificus - SfAM Winter Meeting

Micropod's Nancy Mendoza grabs a few minutes with two of the speakers at the SfAM Winter Meeting at the Royal Society in London. First, Professor James Oliver and his colleague, Dr Craig Baker-Austin, explain the growing threat from Vibrio vulnificus, ...
29.01.2015

The rising tide of deadly Vibrio vulnificus - SfAM Winter Meeting

Micropod's Nancy Mendoza grabs a few minutes with two of the speakers at the SfAM Winter Meeting at the Royal Society in London. First, Professor James Oliver and his colleague, Dr Craig Baker-Austin, explain the growing threat from Vibrio vulnificus, ...
30.06.2014 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Journal of Applied Microbiology Lecture 2014

On the evening of 30 June 2014, in Brighton, the SfAM Summer Conference began with the annual Journal of Applied Microbiology Annual Lecture, chaired by SfAM President, Professor Martin Adams. Professor George Macfarlane speaks on the topic of 'bacter...
30.06.2014

Journal of Applied Microbiology Lecture 2014

On the evening of 30 June 2014, in Brighton, the SfAM Summer Conference began with the annual Journal of Applied Microbiology Annual Lecture, chaired by SfAM President, Professor Martin Adams. Professor George Macfarlane speaks on the topic of 'bacter...
18.06.2014 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 10 - Adam Rutherford and Ron Cutler on Science Communication

The winners of the latest SfAM Communication Award talk to us about what motivates them to use the media as a vehicle for communicating science. Adam Rutherford - a scientist turned broadcaster - gets out of bed in the morning for the 'wow' factor in s...
18.06.2014

Micropod Episode 10 - Adam Rutherford and Ron Cutler on Science Communication

The winners of the latest SfAM Communication Award talk to us about what motivates them to use the media as a vehicle for communicating science. Adam Rutherford - a scientist turned broadcaster - gets out of bed in the morning for the 'wow' factor in s...
30.05.2014 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 9 - SfAM Spring Meeting highlights

Micropod's Nancy Mendoza grabs a few minutes with two of the speakers at the SfAM Spring Meeting in Sheffield. Judith Tanner tells us why bed jackets, wooly socks, and clean showers are important elements of the fight against surgical site infections. ...
30.05.2014

Micropod Episode 9 - SfAM Spring Meeting highlights

Micropod's Nancy Mendoza grabs a few minutes with two of the speakers at the SfAM Spring Meeting in Sheffield. Judith Tanner tells us why bed jackets, wooly socks, and clean showers are important elements of the fight against surgical site infections. ...
29.11.2013 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 8 - Unpacking the MMR debacle

Following the recent resurgence of measles in South Wales, Micropod's Nancy Mendoza unpacks the MMR vaccine debacle that has been blamed for this latest outbreak. She speaks to John Illman, a health journalist who was writing for the national daily pap...
29.11.2013

Micropod Episode 8 - Unpacking the MMR debacle

Following the recent resurgence of measles in South Wales, Micropod's Nancy Mendoza unpacks the MMR vaccine debacle that has been blamed for this latest outbreak. She speaks to John Illman, a health journalist who was writing for the national daily pap...
10.10.2013 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 7 - Open access publishing

The publishing landscape is changing. Traditionally, institutions have paid subscription fees to journals so that their employees can access the latest research. But this system doesn't work for everyone and many publications are moving to an open acce...
10.10.2013

Micropod Episode 7 - Open access publishing

The publishing landscape is changing. Traditionally, institutions have paid subscription fees to journals so that their employees can access the latest research. But this system doesn't work for everyone and many publications are moving to an open acce...
26.07.2013 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 6 - An update on MERS-CoV

A brand new respiratory virus is circulating in the Middle East and of 80 cases, 44 people have died. MERS-CoV, as it has become known, is a coronavirus with close relatives in bats. In this podcast, experts speaking at a recent Public Health England c...
26.07.2013

Micropod Episode 6 - An update on MERS-CoV

A brand new respiratory virus is circulating in the Middle East and of 80 cases, 44 people have died. MERS-CoV, as it has become known, is a coronavirus with close relatives in bats. In this podcast, experts speaking at a recent Public Health England c...
5.03.2013 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 5 - Science policy

We talk science policy with the Director of the Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE), and soon-to-be Chief Executive of the British Science Association, Imran Khan. Then we chat to the Head of Communications at the Wellcome Trust and author of '...
5.03.2013

Micropod Episode 5 - Science policy

We talk science policy with the Director of the Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE), and soon-to-be Chief Executive of the British Science Association, Imran Khan. Then we chat to the Head of Communications at the Wellcome Trust and author of '...
6.12.2012 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 4 - ScienceGrrl Calendar 2013

Scientists and science communicators have joined forces to make a beautiful calendar which showcases real women (and men) doing great science. The money raised will make sure girls continue to achieve great things in STEM subjects. We went to the launc...
6.12.2012

Micropod Episode 4 - ScienceGrrl Calendar 2013

Scientists and science communicators have joined forces to make a beautiful calendar which showcases real women (and men) doing great science. The money raised will make sure girls continue to achieve great things in STEM subjects. We went to the launc...
13.11.2012 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 3 - Microbiology for all

The winner's of the 2012 SfAM Communication Award talk to us about the novel ways in which they engage with diverse audiences on a huge variety of topics, especially microbiology. Artist Anna Dumitriu explains how she's made a 'MRSA quilt' which member...
13.11.2012

Micropod Episode 3 - Microbiology for all

The winner's of the 2012 SfAM Communication Award talk to us about the novel ways in which they engage with diverse audiences on a huge variety of topics, especially microbiology. Artist Anna Dumitriu explains how she's made a 'MRSA quilt' which member...
17.08.2012 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 2 - Lewis Dartnell and Louisa Preston

This month's Micropod looks at the possibility of microbial life in space. Dr Louisa Preston talks about extremophiles (or extreme-lovers as she calls them) which live in hostile environments on earth. These places are extremely hot, acidic, cold, alka...
17.08.2012

Micropod Episode 2 - Lewis Dartnell and Louisa Preston

This month's Micropod looks at the possibility of microbial life in space. Dr Louisa Preston talks about extremophiles (or extreme-lovers as she calls them) which live in hostile environments on earth. These places are extremely hot, acidic, cold, alka...
17.08.2012 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod Episode 1 - Prof Anne Glover

Professor Anne Glover is the Chief Science Advisor to the President of the EC and in this interview she discusses science in Europe, following her passions and the role of communication in science policy. Delegates at the SfAM Spring Meeting tell us ab...
17.08.2012

Micropod Episode 1 - Prof Anne Glover

Professor Anne Glover is the Chief Science Advisor to the President of the EC and in this interview she discusses science in Europe, following her passions and the role of communication in science policy. Delegates at the SfAM Spring Meeting tell us ab...
17.08.2012 https://assets.podomatic.net/ts/b1/da/61/lucy84702/1400x1400_7051774.jpg

Micropod - Robin Ince on comedy, microbiology and mimophants

This month's podcast features an interview with the brilliant comedian Robin Ince who talks about science in comedy, his fascination with the world around us, microbiology and mimophants. We were lucky enough to grab a few minutes with him just before ...
17.08.2012

Micropod - Robin Ince on comedy, microbiology and mimophants

This month's podcast features an interview with the brilliant comedian Robin Ince who talks about science in comedy, his fascination with the world around us, microbiology and mimophants. We were lucky enough to grab a few minutes with him just before ...