It’s a new chapter for pandemic preparedness: In Africa, Ebola continues to demonstrate gaps in outbreak response and containment. In Western nations, misinformation and junk news are driving people’s attitudes towards vaccines and epidemics. In a world still divided by drastic economic differences, some countries are withholding information about emerging pathogens to apply political pressure. Then again, there are new initiatives, road maps and funding mechanisms that are overcoming political and procedural obstacles. In this section, we are assembling videos, news coverage, twitter summaries & more on the latest topics in pandemic preparedness. Thanks for your patience as we are adding content and building out this site!

Epidemics, Pandemics and Popular Culture