Sept 25 | Public Discussion

Emerging Infections Then & Now: From the Influenza Pandemic to the Antibiotic Resistance Crisis
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 | 6:30pm – 9:00pm

Lahey Room, Countway Library of Medicine, 10 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115

6:30pm – 6:45pm – Welcoming Remarks

  • Scott Podolsky, Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine; Director, Center for the History of Medicine at Countway Library of Medicine
  • Daniel LuceySenior Scholar, O’Neill Institute; Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Law, Georgetown University; Anthropology Research Associate, Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History

6:45pm – 8:15pm – Public Discussion – Emerging Infections Then & Now

  • Michele Barry, Senior Associate Dean of Global Health; Director, Center for Innovation in Global Health; Professor of Medicine; Senior Fellow, Woods Institute for the Evironment and Freeman Spogli Institute all at Stanford University
  • Ramanan Laxminarayan, Founder & Director, Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP); Senior Research Scholar & Lecturer, Princeton Environmental Institute, Princeton University; Affiliate Professor, University of Washington; Visiting Professor, University of Kwazulu Natal
  • Eugene RichardsonAssistant Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Associate Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Moderator: Scott Podolsky, Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine; Director, Center for the History of Medicine at Countway Library of Medicine

8:15pm – 8:20pm – Closing Remarks 

  • Scott Podolsky, Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine; Director, Center for the History of Medicine at Countway Library of Medicine

8:20pm – 9:00pm – Exhibition viewing

Brought to you in partnership with: 

Center for History of Medicine