50th Anniversary of Polio Vaccine

Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of the Washington Post, and Anna Roosevelt, granddaughter of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, talked… read more

Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of the Washington Post, and Anna Roosevelt, granddaughter of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, talked about the 50th anniversary of the Salk polio vaccine. They talked about personal and family battles with the disease as well as the impact of the vaccine on national public health. Following their remarks they were joined by Jennifer Howse, president of the March of Dimes Foundation, in answering questions submitted by members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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50th Anniversary of Polio Vaccine

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Program ID:
186215-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 8, 2005
Last Aired:
Mar 28, 2011

Airing Details

  • Apr 08, 2005 | 1:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 2005 | 6:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 2005 | 7:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 22, 2005 | 10:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2008 | 10:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 09, 2008 | 4:26am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 26, 2011 | 10:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2011 | 5:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 28, 2011 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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