Recently, microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., spoke with Mayo Clinic Medical Reporter Vivien Williams about “The ABCs of Ticks.” The video interview is posted on Mayo’s News Network site where journalists may download the clip for use with their local outlets.
“The ABCs of Ticks flash cards explain from A to Z what a person needs to know about staying safe in the summer and avoiding ticks,” says Dr. Pritt, Director of the Clinical Parasitology Laboratory at Mayo Clinic. “Each card discusses something about ticks; how to avoid them; and how to enjoy a safe, tick-free summer with your family, friends, and our furry pets.”
Watch the Video
In the interview, Dr. Pritt and Ms. Williams discussed a few of the flash cards during a visit to the Bacteriology Laboratory. Watch their conversation (2:42 minutes) in this video posted on the Mayo Clinic News Network.