The Zika Virus

UC Berkeley Expert Panel

Title Conditional: The Zika Virus
Thursday, March 3, 2016
Time: 6:15 pm | Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall

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The Zika virus has been spreading rapidly throughout Latin America, with numerous implications for global public health. Join a discussion with some of the country’s top experts in infectious disease and epidemiology at UC Berkeley about what we know about the virus, what we can expect as infections increase, and how we should be addressing the Zika virus both at home and abroad.

Panelists:

Dr. Art Reingold, MD - Professor and Head of Epidemiology, UC Berkeley School of Public Health (SPH)
Dr. Eva Harris, PhD - Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology; Faculty Director, Center for Global Public Health, UC Berkeley SPH
Dr. Lee Riley, MD - Professor of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases; Chair, Division of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, UC Berkeley SPH
Dr. Caitlin Gerdts, PhD, MHS - Senior Associate, Ibis Reproductive Health
Dr. Brenda Eskanazi, PhD - Professor of Epidemiology; Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, UC Berkeley SPH

Moderated by: Lisa Aliferis, Editor, State of Health, KQED News

Panelists from left to right: Lisa Aliferis, Dr. Eva Harris, Dr. Art Reingold, Dr. Brenda Eskenazi, Dr. Caitlin Gerdts, and Dr. Lee Riley, March 2016. (Photo by Miguel Oropeza Caballero.)Panelist from left to right: Lisa Aliferis, Dr. Eva Harris, Dr. Art Reingold, Dr. Brenda Eskenazi, Dr. Caitlin Gerdts, and Dr. Lee Riley, March 2016.
(Photo by Miguel Oropeza Caballero.)

Dr. Art Reingold shares his knowledge on the prevention and control of the Zika virus, March 2016. (Photo by Miguel Oropeza Caballero.)
Dr. Art Reingold shares his knowledge on the prevention and control of the Zika virus, March 2016. (Photo by Miguel Oropeza Caballero.)

Dr. Eva Harris talks on camera with Channel 14 Univision following the panel discussion, March 2016. (Photo by Miguel Oropeza Caballero.)
Dr. Eva Harris talks on camera with Channel 14 Univision following the panel discussion, March 2016. (Photo by Miguel Oropeza Caballero.)

A feeding mosquito. (Photo by Gilles San Martin.)
A feeding mosquito. (Photo by Gilles San Martin.)