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Facing the future: avoiding the Next Big Thing

Date & Time

April 3 | 6:30pm

Location

1216 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY Manhattan

Description

How much has science and medicine advanced to prevent or contain epidemics?  (Last year was the centennial of the deadly flu epidemic that took millions of lives worldwide.) The National Academy of Medicine hosts a panel discussion, as science reporter Sonia Shah asks an expert panel how prepared we are to avoid, prevent or contain the Next Big (and Bad) Thing. Get the facts from Texas A&M University’s Dr. Amy Fairchild and ProMED-mail’s Dr. Larry Madoff.  

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Photo: Ani Kolleshi for Unsplash.