Emerging Infections Then & Now: From the Influenza Pandemic to the Antibiotic Resistance Crisis

September 25, 2018 | 6:30pm – 9:00pm

6:30pm – 6:45pm – Welcoming remarks

  • Scott PodolskyProfessor 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

  • Allan BrandtProfessor of the History of Science; Amalie Moses Kass Professor of the History of Medicine

6:45pm – 8:15pm – Public discussion

  • Michele BarrySenior 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 LaxminarayanFounder & 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
  • Marcia CastroProfessor of Demography, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Gabriela Soto LaveagaProfessor of History of Science, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Emmanuel AkyeampongEllen Gurney Professor of History; Professor of African and African American Studies; Oppenheimer Faculty Director of the Harvard University Center for African Studies at Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Jesse BumpLecturer on Global Health Policy; Executive Director of the Takemi Program, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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

8:20pm – 9:00pm – Exhibition viewing

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