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    Q&A with Dr. Anthony Fauci

    Dr. Anthony Fauci talked about his history and changing roles at the National Institute of Health (NIH). In 1984, he became the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

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    Smallpox Inoculation in 18th Century New England

    Professor Andrew Wehrman talked about smallpox in Revolutionary era America and the campaign to inoculate colonists, which was promoted by political leaders like John Adams. Adams, his…

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    Book Discussion on The Malaria Project

    Karen Masterson talked about her book, The Malaria Project: The U.S. Government’s Secret Mission to Find a Miracle Cure, about the U.S. government’s efforts to find a cure for…

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    Book Discussion on The Fantastic Labratory of Dr. Weigl

    Arthur Allen talked about his book The Fantastic Laboratory of Dr. Weigl: How Two Brave Scientists Battled Typhus and Sabotaged the Nazis. br/ This interview was held at the 347th…

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    CDC Conference Call on Ebola with Dr. Thomas Frieden

    Dr. Thomas Frieden held a press conference call the day after returning from a week in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, where he spoke with patients and staff; met with many of…

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    Cancer Innovation

    Cancer treatment experts and advocates urged Congress to provide new support for cancer research. They presented a new initiative called Project Innovation, based on a recently issued…

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    Cancer Research

    Drs. Francis Collins and Ronald DePinho talked about the state of cancer research, the process of converting scientific discoveries into drug therapies, and how close a cure may…

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    United Kingdom Response to Ebola

    Officials from the United Kingdom’s Department of International Development and the director of Global Programs from the Save the Children organization testified on the…

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    Brain Cancer Prevalence in the U.S.

    David Arons talked about the prevalence of brain cancer in the U.S. His National Brain Tumor Society organization estimated that over 688,000 Americans have brain tumors, with 138,000…

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    Ebola Vaccine Research

    Dr. Anthony Fauci and others talked about efforts to develop a vaccine against the Ebola virus. Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and…

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    Ebola Response

    Ron Klain and Dr. Anthony Fauci talked about domestic and international responses to the Ebola outbreak. Mr. Klain stressed Congress approving President Obama’s…

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    President Obama on Ebola Response

    President Obama spoke t the National Institutes of Health about the U.S. response to the Ebola virus. He congratulated the agency on the completion of phase 1 trials of an Ebola…

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    Public Health Emergency Preparedness

    Senators Richard Burr (R-NC) and Bob Casey (D-PA) talked about U.S. public health emergency preparedness. They also discussed the Obama administration’s response to Ebola cases…

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    Newsmakers with Rajiv Shah

    U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Rajiv Shah talked about the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in Western Africa. Congress was being asked to…

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    Dr. Anthony Fauci on Ebola

    Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke at a National Press Club luncheon. He gave an update on the U.S. response efforts to protecting Americans from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including…

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    Cancer Research

    House Energy and Commerce Chair, Representative Fred Upton (R-MI) delivered a keynote address at a Brookings Institution conference on clinical cancer research. His remarks preceded a…

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    U.S. Response to Ebola

    Dr. Tom Frieden and other public health officials testified on the federal response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. Dr. Frieden urged lawmakers to approve President…

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    West African Ebola Response

    Representatives from several organizations including Doctors Without Borders and International Medical Corps testified at a hearing on the international response to the West Africa Ebola…

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    Ebola and Global Health Security

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden talked about the future of the fight against Ebola and other issues affecting overall global health…

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    Federal Government Response to Ebola

    The Senate Appropriations Committee held a hearing about ongoing federal government efforts to protect Americans from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Witnesses included Health and…

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