Ebola in Context: Ebolavirus, the West African Outbreak, and One Health Global Implications

CSU One Health Club, CSU Wildlife Disease Association, The Africa Center for Sustainable African Ecosystems and Societies under Global Change, and the School of Global Environmental Sustainability hosted an evening of discussion with local experts in infectious diseases, public health, and African history. The discussion included the pathogenesis of Ebolavirus, the context of the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and the implications of the current outbreak in the age of globalization. Introductory talks from an interdisciplinary panel of experts was followed by a question and answer session. 

Sponsored by
CSU One Health Club, the CSU Wildlife Disease Association, and The Africa Center for Sustainable African Ecosystems and Societies unter Global Change.

Panelists:
Dr. Charlie Calisher, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, CVMBS, CSU

Dr. Richard Bowen, Department of Biomedical Sciences, CSU

Dr. Tony Schountz, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, CSU

Dr. Brian Foy, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, CSU

Dr. Rick Lyons, Infectious Disease Research Center, CSU

Dr. Thaddeus Sunseri, Department of History, CSU

Dr. Dennis Pierro, Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing & Academic Resource Center, CSU