Demystifying Medicine 2019 - Ending the HIV/AIDS Pandemic: Follow the Science/The Next Influenza Pandemic
The Demystifying Medicine Lecture Series is designed to help bridge the gap between advances in biology and their applications to major human diseases. The lectures include presentations of patients, pathology, diagnosis, and therapy in the context of major diseases and current research. All clinicians, trainees including fellows, medical students, Ph.D. students, and other healthcare and research professionals are welcome to attendFor more information go tohttps://demystifyingmedicine.od.nih.govAir date: 1/8/2019 4:00:00 PM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - January 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Demystifying Medicine 2019 - Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases: A Perpetual Challenge/The Next Influenza Pandemic
The Demystifying Medicine Lecture Series is designed to help bridge the gap between advances in biology and their applications to major human diseases. The lectures include presentations of patients, pathology, diagnosis, and therapy in the context of major diseases and current research. All clinicians, trainees including fellows, medical students, Ph.D. students, and other healthcare and research professionals are welcome to attendFor more information go tohttps://demystifyingmedicine.od.nih.govAir date: 1/8/2019 4:00:00 PM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - November 27, 2018 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

The Mother (of all Pandemics) and Her Naughty Children: 100 Years of Behaving Badly
Writing in his diary on September 27, 1918, Charles Corning, former mayor of Concord, New Hampshire, described how flu was blazing through his corner of the world “ as fire shrivels the fields, laying out communities and taking a toll of death unprecedented. ” The next day, he observed, “ A heavy sense of anxiety and apprehension like a dismal cloud in midsummer weighs heavily upon us because of the deadly ravages of the so-called Spanish influenza. Funerals jostle one another so the sable procession goes on. ” That sable procession would eventually claim 167 lives in Concord and at least 50 million...
Source: Videocast - All Events - April 3, 2018 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

The Evolution of Viral Networks: H1N1, Ebola, and Zika
Author of The Viral Network: A Pathography of the H1N1 Influenza Pandemic (Cornell University Press, 2014), Dr. MacPhail will address the culture of public health, the production of scientific knowledge, networks of expertise, information sharing, and everyday experiences of epidemiologists, microbiologists, biomedical scientists, and medical practitioners. Her lecture is the keynote address of Viral Networks: An Advanced Workshop in Digital Humanities and Medical History, which brings together scholars from various fields of medical history whose innovative research shows promise through the use of methods, tools, and dat...
Source: Videocast - All Events - January 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Emerging Infectious Diseases in the 21st Century: A Prevention paradigm for surveillance, information sharing, & health diplomacy
Joseph Leiter Memorial Lecture “Emerging Infectious Diseases in the 21st Century: A Prevention paradigm for surveillance, information sharing, & health diplomacy,” by Jonna Mazet, DVM, PhD, is Principal Investigator for “PREDICT - Wildlife SMART Surveillance for Zoonotic Diseases of Pandemic Potential,” a part of US Agency for International Development. Her specialty is studying diseases that could jump from an animal host population to a human population, such as SARS and Ebola. She will talk about the project and how to disseminate information to relevant agencies and groups to help prevent a...
Source: Videocast - All Events - April 7, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Zika Virus: A Pandemic in Progress
Presented by: Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., NIAID, NIHCategory: SpecialAired date: 03/18/2016 (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - March 18, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Past Events Source Type: video

Zika Virus: A Pandemic in Progress
Dr. Fauci will discuss the history of Zika virus, the current pandemic, and the biomedical research response, including diagnostic, therapeutics and vaccine development.Air date: 3/18/2016 11:00:00 AM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - March 14, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Using Data to Save More Lives and Drive Progress Towards the Control of the HIV Epidemic
Ambassador-at-Large Dr. Deborah L. Birx, a renowned HIV/AIDS expert, will deliver the 2015 Joseph J. Kinyoun Memorial Lecture. She will discuss how data are being leveraged to save lives and drive progress toward sustained control of the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. Birx is the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy. She oversees implementation of the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the largest commitment to combat a single disease by any nation in history. PEPFAR collects and analyzes data to understand health care service cost, quality and...
Source: Videocast - All Events - November 13, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Covering the Disease of the Century: A Journalist's Personal Perspective on AIDS, 1981-2015
Physician and journalist Lawrence K. Altman, M.D., will deliver this year’s James C. Hill Memorial Lecture, “Covering the Disease of the Century: A Journalist’s Personal Perspective on AIDS, 1981–2015.” Dr. Altman will discuss his decades of reporting on HIV/AIDS, beginning with the 1981 appearance of the first U.S. cases of illness caused by the then-unknown virus. Dr. Altman is a medical writer for The New York Times, where from 1969 to 2008 he was one of the few physicians employed full time for a daily newspaper. He continues to report on a variety of medical topics for the Times. Dr. Alt...
Source: Videocast - All Events - February 17, 2015 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Envisioning The End of AIDS: Challenges and Prospects
LaMontagne Lecture Considerable progress has been made in the global fight against HIV/AIDS, but a sustained, comprehensive approach is needed to end to the pandemic, according to Dr. Salim S. Abdool Karim, a leading South African clinical infectious diseases epidemiologist and HIV prevention and treatment researcher. Abdool Karim will discuss how the global community is positioned to strengthen and reinvigorate the AIDS response during the 2014 John Ring LaMontagne Memorial Lecture titled, “Envisioning ‘The End of AIDS’: Challenges and Prospects.” Abdool Karim is president of the South African...
Source: Videocast - All Events - February 12, 2014 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video