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Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of the Coronavirus

Nicholas A. Christakis, Sterling Professor of Social and Natural Science, Yale University, and Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in…

From  Ch'nel Duke on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 646 plays

Butler Seminar - Michael Mina - Harvard - September 9, 2020

“SARS-CoV-2: Can we test our way out of this?” Abstract: The world wasn’t prepared for SARS-CoV-2. The public health infrastructure required to detect and stop global spread of a…

From  MOL MolBio Zoom Webinar on October 2nd, 2020 0 likes 31 plays

Germs and Empire

From  Classics Classics SCAD on July 29th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays

"The Mask: Historical Reflections on Personal Protective Equipment, with Lessons for the COVID-19 Era" - A Class Day Lecture by Keith Wailoo, Department of History

This lecture was given as part of the 2020 Class Day celebration for the Department of History. The opening remarks by Professor Keith Wailoo looked at the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic and the…

From  Department of History Department on June 15th, 2020 0 likes 173 plays

Session 3 | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of HealthSession 3 | Battling Epidemics: Historian/Heath Care Practitioners Reflect on their Experiences on the Front…

From  Department of History Department on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 123 plays

Closing Discussion | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Closing Discussion | Pandemic Legacies and the Future of Health Saturday, May 9, 2020 | 3 - 4 pm Presenters:William Schneider, Indiana University I Why Some Pathogens Become Pandemics – Lessons…

From  Department of History Department on May 18th, 2020 0 likes 120 plays

Session 6 | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Session 6 | After Epidemics: The Challenge of Reinventing Public HealthSaturday, May 9, 2020 | 1:30 - 3 pmFrom cholera to polio and AIDS, epidemic crises often spur societies to reinvent public…

From  Department of History Department on May 18th, 2020 0 likes 123 plays

Session 5 | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Session 5 | Uncertain Knowledge in Epidemics: How Crises Spur New Therapies, Surveillance Practices, and Dubious Theories Saturday, May 9, 2020 | 11 am - 12:30 pm In the face of epidemic illness and…

From  Department of History Department on May 18th, 2020 0 likes 174 plays

Session 4 | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health

Saturday, May 9, 2020 | 9 - 10:30 am Session 4 | Epidemic Responses: Civil Liberties and Public Health Politics In the face of epidemic outbreaks, public health demands (whether for the wearing of…

From  Department of History Department on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 123 plays

Introduction and Session 1 | Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health -

Pandemic, Creating a Usable Past: Epidemic History, COVID-19, and the Future of Health Friday, May 8, 2020 | 9 - 10:30 a.m. Introduction and Session 1 | Explaining Epidemics: The Past in the Present…

From  Department of History Department on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 860 plays

Audio Only: Pandemic! What Do and Don’t We Know? Robert P. George in Conversation with Nicholas A. Christakis

From  Evelyn Behling on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 22 plays

Pandemic! What Do and Don’t We Know? Robert P. George in Conversation with Nicholas A. Christakis

Professor Christakis is a leading authority on contagions, both biological and ideological. He has been a very important voice in ensuring that consideration of COVID-19 is fact-based and rooted in…

From  Evelyn Behling on March 30th, 2020 0 likes 2,639 plays

Reconsidering Dr. Rush: What the “Lost” Founding Father Benjamin Rush Can Teach Us About the Revolution and America Today

Stephen Fried, Journalist; Adjunct Professor, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism; Lecturer, University of Pennsylvania

From  Evelyn Behling on January 3rd, 2020 0 likes 65 plays