Steps for Success:
1. Select a pathogen that you are interested in studying for this project.
Some examples include:
- E. coli
- Thyphoid fever
- Group A streptococcus
- Group B streptococcus
- Hepatitis A
- Bubonic plague - Yersinia pestis
2. Conduct research to learn more about the pathogen. Some useful sites to use as a starting point are listed below.
CDC: Centers for Disease Control - Use the search feature or explore the letter tabs to find your pathogen.
Home Health Handbook - Use the search bar on this website to narrow your search.
Medicine Net - Try typing your pathogen into the search bar and scroll through the information.
Pathogen Profile Dictionary - Somewhat technical style of writing, but detailed information.
Virtual Museum of Bacteria - A useful site if your pathogen is a bacterium.
3. Prepare your WANTED poster. You may draw your poster by hand or use your computer to design your poster.