Welcoming Jason “Germ Guy” Tetro to Skeptic North

A new writer joins the Skeptic North collaboration today. Jason Tetro is an Ottawa native who has been blogging for some time over at The Germ Guy Blog.

Jason has been been in the scientific community for over 20 years, working on diagnostic technologies and developing expertise in the food, water and bloodborne fields.  He has a professional background working in industry and government, and  is now the coordinator for two research centres at the University of Ottawa. Jason has over 20 publications to his name.

In addition to his scientific work, Jason is a regular contributor of hygiene promotion to the public, and is a regular face in the media. If you want to learn more about Jason, check out his blog and follow him on Twitter. And be sure to see his first post.

One Response to “Welcoming Jason “Germ Guy” Tetro to Skeptic North”

  1. daijiyobu says:


    And sure will.



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