by Anjali Wijnhoven, MSc Student, School of Public Health
The Dangers of Superspreading – A Conversation with a 5-Year Old
There I am, babysitting 5-year old Thomas, when suddenly the ever-dreaded question comes up: “What do you do at work?” I would have expected this from relatives, friends even, but not from this little boy who I am trying to get to sleep. I guess it’s his way to stay up a little longer. Ah well, since this is the most interest anyone has shown in my work for a while, I decide to go for it.
Me: “Remember that virus that everyone has been talking about?