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Author: Andy HalperJoan I GrecoMark GanguzzaRichard KilbergArthur R MillerAll authors
Publisher: Hamilton, N.J. : Films Media Group, [2009]
Series: Fred Friendly Seminars collection.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Quick to spread and develop resistance to medical intervention, new strains of microbes pose a growing threat to global health. How does overuse of antibiotics actually encourage more lethal strains of diseases believed to be conquered? How can the media successfully inform the public without causing panic? And should personal rights be curtailed during epidemics? This Fred Friendly Seminar, moderated by Harvard Law  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Halper; Joan I Greco; Mark Ganguzza; Richard Kilberg; Arthur R Miller; Robert C Moellering; Joshua Lederberg; Janny Scott; Ruth R Faden; Wafaa M El-Sadr; C J Peters; Laurie Garrett; Nancy Kassebaum Baker; Margaret A Hamburg; Bill Campbell; Lawrence O Gostin; David A Kessler; John J Siegfried; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Fred Friendly Seminars (Firm); American Museum of Natural History.; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 606616474
Notes: Title from title frames.
Originally produced as a segment of The Fred Friendly seminars in 1999.
Available on Films on demand.
Credits: Editor, Penny Elliott ; set designer, Ray Recht
Performer(s): Moderator, Arthur Miller ; panelists, Robert C. Moellering, Jr., Joshua Lederberg, Janny Scott, Ruth Faden, Wafaa El-Sadr, C.J. Peters, Laurie Garrett, Nancy Kassebaum, Margaret A. Hamburg, Bill Campbell, Lawrence O. Gostin, David Kessler, John Siegfried.
Description: 1 streaming video file (57 min.) : digital, sd., col., SWF file, MWV file, MOV file : 700 Kbps, 400 Kbps, 1.5 Mbps.
Details: System requirements: Microsoft Internet Explorer; Firefox; Adobe Flash Player or Windows MediaPlayer or Apple QuickTime.; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: 1. Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (06:20) --
2. Global Surveillance of Emerging Diseases (06:55) --
3. Ebola Travels to Metropolis (08:06) --
4. Media Coverage of World Health Issues (03:58) --
5. Bacterial Meningitis Outbreak: Public Panic (07:14) --
6. Bacterial Meningitis Outbreak: The Power to Protect Public Health (04:55) --
7. Surviving in a Microbial Soup: The Role of Pharmaceuticals (07:55) --
8. Surviving in a Microbial Soup: The Global Perspective (07:27).
Series Title: Fred Friendly Seminars collection.
Other Titles: Epidemic! :
Films on demand.
Responsibility: Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; producer, Andy Halper ; writer, Joan I. Greco ; broadcast producer/director, Mark Ganguzza ; executive producer, Richard Kilberg ; a co-production of The Fred Friendly Seminars at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and the American Museum of Natural History in association with Thirteen/WNET in New York.

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Quick to spread and develop resistance to medical intervention, new strains of microbes pose a growing threat to global health. How does overuse of antibiotics actually encourage more lethal strains of diseases believed to be conquered? How can the media successfully inform the public without causing panic? And should personal rights be curtailed during epidemics? This Fred Friendly Seminar, moderated by Harvard Law School's Arthur Miller, examines the biological, ecological, and cultural factors influencing the causes, spread, and control of infectious diseases. Panelists include Nobel Laureate Joshua Lederberg; David Kessler, former chairman of the FDA; Robert Moellering, Jr., of Harvard Medical School; C.J. Peters, of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and others.

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