Health experts to have panel discussion on Ebola
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Health experts will discuss the Ebola epidemic, preparedness and the future outlook during a presentation at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Martha Anker of the UMass-Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences will be one of the speakers at the panel discussion on Tuesday in the Campus Center Auditorium. She’s a global surveillance and response expert in infectious disease.
Other speakers will include George Corey, executive director and medical director of University Health Services, and Donna Gallagher, founding coordinator of the UMass Medical School Office of Global Health.
Guinea native Alpha Kabinet Kaba, a teacher at the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School, will talk about how his family has been affected by the Ebola outbreak.