Filter by

Diseases

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 647 Show 100
  • FDA Administrator and NIH Director Testify on 21st Century Cures Implementation
    Last Aired

    Cancer Treatment and Research

    FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb and NIH Director Francis Collins testified on the Cancer Moonshot initiative and other medical innovation as implemented under the 21st Century Cures Act. Both witnesses…

    658 views
  • Washington Journal Maryn McKenna Discusses Efforts to Control Fungal Superbugs
    Last Aired

    Maryn McKenna on Efforts to Control Fungal Superbugs

    Maryn McKenna talked about her Wired article, “The Strange and Curious Case of the Deadly Superbug Yeast,” on the emergence of a “superbug” fungus, Candida auris, and how experts were working to combat the…

    184 views
  • NIAID Director Anthony Fauci Discusses Past Years Flu Season
    Last Aired

    Dr. Anthony Fauci on the Flu Season

    Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases talked about the previous and upcoming flu seasons and the progress being made with developing a…

    156 views
  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
    Last Aired

    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines and social media were open for viewer comments on the personal impact of cancer. The Hill's Rafael Bernal spoke by phone the deadline for the Trump administration to reunite…

    466 views
  • Global Polio Eradication Efforts Vaccination Strategies Panel and Closing Keynote
    Last Aired

    Global Polio Eradication Efforts, Vaccination Strategies Panel and Closing Keynote

    The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a conference on U.S. efforts to eradicate polio around the world. This portion included a panel discussion on strategies to vaccinate…

    79 views
  • Global Polio Eradication Efforts Senator McConnell and Challenges and Successes Panel
    Last Aired

    Global Polio Eradication Efforts, Senator McConnell and Challenges and Successes Panel

    The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a conference on U.S. efforts to eradicate polio around the world. This portion included keynote remarks by Senate Majority Leader…

    55 views
  • Marcia Gay Harden Testifies at Senate Hearing on Alzheimers Disease
    Last Aired

    Combating Alzheimer's Disease

    The Senate Special Committee on Aging held a hearing on the state of Alzheimer’s research and to highlight the human and economic toll of the disease. Witnesses included officials from…

    682 views
  • House Committee Holds Hearing on Pandemic Preparedness
    Last Aired

    Pandemic Preparedness

    The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on preparedness for biological attacks, pandemics, and infectious disease outbreaks. Among the…

    520 views
  • American Society of Microbiology Hosts Forum on Disease Outbreaks
    Last Aired

    U.S. Response to Disease Outbreaks

    Health experts talked about the spread of infectious diseases and what the U.S. is doing to prevent potential outbreaks. Speakers included the head of the National Center for Immunization…

    259 views
  • President Trump Signs Childhood Cancer Survivorship Bill
    Last Aired

    Childhood Cancer Treatment Bill Signing

    President Trump held a bill signing ceremony in the White House Oval Office for the Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2018. Participants included…

    1,366 views
  • emEpidemicem
    Last Aired

    Epidemic

    Reid Wilson, national correspondent for The Hill, reported on the spread of the 2013 Ebola outbreak.

    362 views
  • emDrunksem
    Last Aired

    Drunks

    Chris Finan provided a history of alcoholism in America; from the 17th century belief that it was a sign of moral weakness to the creation of reform groups in the 19th century and today’s…

    1,008 views
  • Washington Journal Reid Wilson Discusses the 2014 Ebola Epidemic and International Response
    Last Aired

    Reid Wilson on the 2014 Ebola Epidemic and International Response

    Author and The Hill National Correspondent Reid Wilson discusses his new book on the 2014 Ebola epidemic and international response.

    305 views
  • Washington Journal Dr Keith Fargo Discusses Alzheimers Disease
    Last Aired

    Keith Fargo on Alzheimer's Disease

    The Alzheimer’s Association’s Keith Fargo talked about his group’s recent report showing sharp increases in Alzheimer’s prevalence, deaths, and cost of care. He spoke via video link from…

    481 views
  • emThe Great Influenzaem
    Last Aired

    The Great Influenza

    Mr. Barry talked about his book The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague in History, published by Viking Press. The book discusses an influenza that spread across the…

    540 views
  • Federal Health Officials Testify on Flu Preparedness and Response Capabilities
    Last Aired

    Flu Preparedness and Response

    Government officials charged with preparing and responding to seasonal flu testified before a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee. Topics included efforts to create a universal vaccine,…

    469 views
  • QA with Kate Bowler
    Last Aired

    Q&A with Kate Bowler

    Kate Bowler, a Duke Divinity School assistant professor and prosperity gospel scholar, talked about her memoir, Everything Happens for a Reason, on being diagnosed with stage four colon…

    3,573 views
  • HHS Officials Provide Update on Flu Season
    Last Aired

    Health and Human Services Department Flu Update

    Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, Acting Centers for Disease Control Director Anne Schuchat, and Surgeon General Jerome Adams provided an update on the 2017-18 flu season.

    142 views
  • Federal Health Officials Testify on Emergency Preparedness and Response Capabilities
    Last Aired

    Federal Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Capabilities

    FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, Stephen Redd from the Centers for Disease Control, Robert Kadlec from the Department of Health and Human Services testified at a hearing on preparing for and…

    591 views
  • Hearing Focuses on Public Health Preparedness and Response
    Last Aired

    Public Health Preparedness and Response

    Medical professionals and biosecurity experts testified at a hearing on preparedness and response capabilities for public health threats. The witnesses discussed the current U.S. influenza…

    593 views
  • Load 20 More