Loading...

Professor Noel Fitzpatrick at The HAY FESTIVAL 2017

20,349 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Sep 5, 2017

Professor Noel Fitzpatrick speaks at The Hay Festival 2017.

Groundbreaking research is driving new technology, drugs, procedures, and strategies to fight once-intractable global ailments. Few know that cancer still kills more people in low- and middle-income countries than HIV, malaria and tuberculosis combined. Fourteen million people are diagnosed with cancer every year with a much greater number going undiagnosed. The cancer in a dog is almost identical to the cancer in a human. Professor Fitzpatrick, 'The Supervet', renowned for his life-saving bionic surgeries and his work investigating disease, passionately believes that a single shared medicine linking human and animal health, a ‘One Medicine’ approach, is one of the solutions for solving today’s greatest global health problems.

Loading...


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...