Dangerous Disease Investigators

Government health experts tasked with tracking the spread of dangerous diseases such as monkey pox and human rabies spoke at the 2014 Aspen… read more

Government health experts tasked with tracking the spread of dangerous diseases such as monkey pox and human rabies spoke at the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival in Aspen, Colorado. The Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) “Disease Detectives” talked about their investigations of human and animal epidemics around the world, including the SARS and MERS viruses, as well as other threats like contaminated steroids and bioterrorism.

This forum was part of the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival held from June 24-July 3 in Aspen, Colorado. close

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

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  • Jennifer McQuiston M.D. Epidemiologist and Veterinarian Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Neil Vora M.D. Officer Centers for Disease Control and Prevention->Epidemic Intelligence Service
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Dangerous Disease Investigators

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Program ID:
320159-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Aspen, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Aug 13, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 17, 2014

Airing Details

  • Aug 13, 2014 | 8:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 13, 2014 | 8:45pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 14, 2014 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 16, 2014 | 4:40pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 17, 2014 | 4:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 17, 2014 | 6:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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