Screening of Contagion

Speakers:
Laurie Garrett Senior Fellow for Global Health program, Council on Foreign Relations; Scientific Consultant, Contagion
Scott Z. Burns Writer, Contagion
Presider:
Sanjay K. Gupta Chief Medical Correspondent, CNN; Associate Chief of Neurosurgery, Grady Memorial Hospital; Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine
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Contagion follows the rapid progress of a lethal virus that kills within days. As the epidemic grows, the global medical community races to find a cure and control the panic spreading faster than the virus itself.

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