Global Pandemic Prevention
Panelists discussed the spread of viruses and the science behind it. Topics included the spread of viruses, global travel, crowding,… read more
Panelists discussed the spread of viruses and the science behind it. Topics included the spread of viruses, global travel, crowding, megacities, deforestation, and concerns over vaccinating young children. They also responded to questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Jernigan, Daniel M.D. Deputy Director Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Lipkin, W. Ian Professor Columbia University
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