Dell Medical School

Why Do We Need Reliable Water Sources?

Age group: Middle/Junior High School, High School

The bacterial disease cholera has plagued humankind for centuries and continues to be a major global health problem today. Cholera makes 2.9 million people sick and kills 95,000 people per year. How is cholera spread? What does cholera do to the human body? How do healthcare workers treat cholera? How can the spread of cholera be prevented? Join the campers from the 2020 Dell Medical School Health Sciences Virtual Summer Camps to learn about cholera and the importance of reliable sources of clean water for public health.