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Medicine & Society in Times of a Pandemic: Panel Discussion (Roanoke, VA)

Medicine & Society in Times of a Pandemic: Panel Discussion (Roanoke, VA)

Join us for a thought-provoking discussion as our panelists examine the social and cultural history of epidemics in the last century. Spanning from the Spanish flu to the more recent challenges of rubella, polio, and Covid-19. Discover the lessons learned from each epidemic, and the evolution of public health responses, and explore how the experiences from the past can inform future health responses. 

  1. Thomas Ewing, Ph.D.
    Professor, Department of History and Office of the Dean 
    Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research
  2. Carla V. Finkielstein, Ph.D.
    Scientific Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory
    Professor,  Department of Biological Sciences
  3. Laura L. Hungerford, DVM, MPH, PhD, CPH
    Professor and Head, Department of Population Health Sciences and VT Public Health Program

Date, Time, & Location (Hybrid event)

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
12:00 - 1:00 PM
4 Riverside Circle, Rm G101 A&B
Roanoke, VA 24016
In person and via Zoom

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Roberto Silva at 540-526-2362 or email robertosilva@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
12:00pm - 1:00pm
4 Riverside, Room G101 A&B
Health Sciences & Technology Campus
    Faculty/Staff       Graduate Students       Postdoc       Public       Undergraduates  
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Event Contact

Roberto Silva