Item Details

Future Plagues [videorecording]: Evaluating and Responding to Natural and Man-Made Pandemics

[presented by] the University of Virginia Medical School
Format
Video; DVD; Online
Summary
Paul Ewald, Ph.D. (Professor of Biology and Director of the Program on Disease Evoluation, Department of Biology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky) mapped out the ways in which infectious diseases emerge. Dr. Ewald described virulence evolution by looking at different kinds of pathogens and their potential to be servere and transmissible for creating harmful and acute diseases, such as those that are hospital acquired and sexually transmitted. For illustration, Dr. Ewald, detailed the 1918 influenze pandemic that occurred on the Western Front.
Performers
Panelists: Paul Ewald; Moderator, Marcia Day Childress.
Release Date
2006
Run Time
60 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Learning Objectives: 1. Review the current debate over which emerging diseases or bioweapons could seriously threaten health security -- 2. Consider how understandings of the biology of disease and disease-causing organisms affect our ability to identify health security risks.
  • "Co-presented with the Office for Research." -- from program flyer
  • "Fifth annual medical student research symposium." -- from program flyer
  • The Medical Center Hour is produced by The Center for Humanism in Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine. The Medical Center Hour's website is: http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/internet/him/mch.cfm.
  • "Medicine & Society in Conversation."
Series
Medical Center Hour
Series Statement
Medical center hour ; 11/1/06
Published
Charlottesville, Va. : The University, [Clinical Engineering, Media Production Services], c2006.
Related Resources
ACCESS TO GENERAL INFORMATION AND UPCOMING SCHEDULE ONLY
Description
1 videodisc (60 min.) sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + script.
DVD.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

  • LEADER 03099ngm a2200505Ia 4500
    001 u4447744
    003 SIRSI
    005 20061208112547.0
    007 vd cgaiz-
    008 061208s2006 vau060 f s vleng d
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)76920308
    040
      
      
    a| VAM c| VAM
    049
      
      
    a| VAMB c| 1 a| VAMH c| 2
    090
      
      
    a| R11 b| .M4 11/1/2006
    245
    0
    0
    a| Future plagues h| [videorecording] : b| evaluating and responding to natural and man-made pandemics / c| [presented by] the University of Virginia Medical School.
    260
      
      
    a| Charlottesville, Va. : b| The University, [Clinical Engineering, Media Production Services], c| c2006.
    300
      
      
    a| 1 videodisc (60 min.) b| sd., col. ; c| 4 3/4 in. + e| script.
    440
      
    0
    a| Medical center hour ; v| 11/1/06
    500
      
      
    a| Learning Objectives: 1. Review the current debate over which emerging diseases or bioweapons could seriously threaten health security -- 2. Consider how understandings of the biology of disease and disease-causing organisms affect our ability to identify health security risks.
    500
      
      
    a| "Co-presented with the Office for Research." -- from program flyer
    500
      
      
    a| "Fifth annual medical student research symposium." -- from program flyer
    500
      
      
    a| The Medical Center Hour is produced by The Center for Humanism in Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine. The Medical Center Hour's website is: http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/internet/him/mch.cfm.
    500
      
      
    a| "Medicine & Society in Conversation."
    511
      
      
    a| Panelists: Paul Ewald; Moderator, Marcia Day Childress.
    520
      
      
    a| Paul Ewald, Ph.D. (Professor of Biology and Director of the Program on Disease Evoluation, Department of Biology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky) mapped out the ways in which infectious diseases emerge. Dr. Ewald described virulence evolution by looking at different kinds of pathogens and their potential to be servere and transmissible for creating harmful and acute diseases, such as those that are hospital acquired and sexually transmitted. For illustration, Dr. Ewald, detailed the 1918 influenze pandemic that occurred on the Western Front.
    530
      
      
    a| Also available via webcast, download, or podcast as viewed 11/16/2006.
    538
      
      
    a| DVD.
    596
      
      
    a| 19
    650
      
    0
    a| Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919
    650
      
    2
    a| Disease Outbreaks
    650
      
    2
    a| Communicable Diseases x| pathology
    650
      
    2
    a| Virulence
    650
      
    2
    a| Virulence Factors
    650
      
    2
    a| Influenza, Human x| history
    650
      
    2
    a| hemagglutinin, human influenza A virus
    655
      
    7
    a| Podcasts 2| Local
    700
    1
      
    a| Ewald, Paul W.
    700
    1
      
    a| Childress, Marcia Day.
    710
    2
      
    a| University of Virginia. b| School of Medicine.
    856
    4
    1
    u| http://www.virginia.edu/uvapodcast/popup.php?submit=true&id=303
    856
    4
    2
    3| ACCESS TO GENERAL INFORMATION AND UPCOMING SCHEDULE ONLY u| http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/internet/him/
    994
      
      
    a| C0 b| VAM
    999
      
      
    a| R11 .M4 11/1/2006 w| HS-LC i| 3470362359 l| RARESHL m| HEALTHSCI t| RAREAV
    999
      
      
    a| R11 .M4 11/1/2006 w| HS-LC i| 3470362360 l| SERV-DSK m| HEALTHSCI t| HS-VDVD

Availability

Google Preview

Watch Online

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Health Sciences Service Desk N/A Available
Health Sciences Rare Shelves N/A Available Non-Circ.