Thursday, 2:35-4:35 p.m.

The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education


Speakers in this session will discuss global health security, biopreparedness, the use of digital tools and citizen science for pandemic surveillance, and the economic impact of pandemics. This session will be livestreamed; the general public is invited to watch.

Thursday, 4:45-8 p.m.

The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education


Gina Kolata, journalist for the The New York Times, will discuss her best-selling book Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus that Caused It. This lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be preceded by a poster session and followed by a reception and book signing.

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