Dr.Augustina Annan did Clinical Microbiology from the Department of Clinical Microbiology, KNUST-Kumasi . She is currently a Lecturer at the Department of Theoretical and Applied Biology, at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi. She is also Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, KNUST, where she is involved in a project focused on using wildlife, human interaction and livestock to study the transmission interface of several viruses with a focus on Coronaviruses.