Pathogen WANTED Poster



Steps for Success:

1. Select a pathogen that you are interested in studying for this project.  
    Some examples include:
  • Anthrax
  • Botulism
  • Brucellosis
  • Campylobacteriosis
  • Cholera
  • E. coli
  • Salmonella
  • Shigellosis
  • Thyphoid fever
  • Group A streptococcus
  • Group B streptococcus
  • Pneumonia
  • Hepatitis A
  • Norovirus
  • Rotavirus
  • Malaria
  • Influenza
  • Meningitis
  • HPV
  • Tetanus
  • Ebola
  • Polio
  • Bubonic plague - Yersinia pestis
  • Smallpox
  • Tuberculosis
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.

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