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Friday, April 24 • 5:00pm - 5:50pm
[LEGACY] Pandemic in real life: “Zombie” Diseases

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Pandemic in real life: “Zombie” Diseases Within the US, measles cases increased ten-fold from 2010 to 2014; the number of mumps cases reported jumped by a factor of twenty between 2012 to 2016. Dengue fever re-appeared in the Florida Keys in 2010 after 60 years. Why do some infectious diseases roar back, after having been nearly wiped out?  This session will review changes in behavior, medical technology, climate, and land use have supported the resurgence of some pathogens – and what can be done to control these diseases once again.

Friday April 24, 2020 5:00pm - 5:50pm EDT
EMC II Located on the 2nd floor of the Executive Meeting Center

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