Tag: Nature

Bird flu in US cows: where will it end? | Nature

CEID faculty Dr. Jessica Leibler recently told Nature she hopes public-health efforts will begin testing industrial farm workers and their families for H5N1 so that any transmission in humans will quickly be detected. “Every time it gets a new mammalian host species, like cows, there’s more risk of human transmission and reduced human immunity,” she […]

CEID Hosts Global Vaccine Access: Insights from International Public Health Experts on Ensuring an Equitable Pandemic Recovery

On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, CEID convened a virtual congressional briefing on what U.S. policymakers can do to ensure equitable access to vaccines worldwide to protect the health of their constituents. OPENING REMARKS: Congresswoman Lois Frankel, D-FL, United States House of Representatives SPEAKERS: Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, MD, MALD, Founding Director of Boston University Center for […]