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The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Ebola & Africa


Ebola_west-africa-distribution-mapThe Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: October 22, 2014) – this week some top policy makers, planners, academics, and economists gathered at the University of Utah for a conference on Africa, co-sponsored by the Council of American Ambassadors and the Hinckley Institute of Politics.  Among the speakers was Daniel Bausch,  a virologist who’s spent several years working on hemorrhagic fevers – such as Ebola, Marburg, Lassa fever – at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Bausch is an Associate Professor at the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.   Additionally, Rosa Whitaker, CEO and President of the Whitaker Group, also spoke about the African Continent’s potential.  The Whitaker Group is a Washington, D.C.-based consultancy specializing in trade and investment in Africa. They both spoke on Monday, October 20, at the Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building at the University of Utah.

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The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour is a weekly program featuring forums on local, national, and international issues important to people living in Utah. The program airs every Wednesday at 10 AM and Saturday at 9 AM. Hosted by Anthony Scoma, the program highlights and contextualizes the forums presented by the Hinckley Institute of Politics every fall and spring semester at the University of Utah. Produced by KCPW Studios
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