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Periodic Tables: Once and Future Plague

Periodic Tables Once and Future Plague The Last 100 years of flu and the next 100 years professor Sherryl Broverman Tuesday December 7 at 7pm Motorco Durham
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Tuesday, December 18, 2018
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Professor Sherryl Broverman

In 1918, the Spanish flu infected one-third of the planet (500 million people). Of these, as many as 50 million died. For all of science's advances in combatting infectious disease, we still have trouble protecting people against flu. Are we ready for the next pandemic?

Sherryl Broverman is Associate Professor of the Practice in Biology and Global Health at Duke.

Contact: William Rogers