Science with a Twist @ City Market

Indianapolis City Market - Science with a TwistTHURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13th, 6:30-8:30

TOPIC: PREPARING FOR DISEASE OUTBREAKS: Infectious diseases have impacted Indiana throughout history. Discover what these impacts were, how they were handled and how the medical field is prepared to handle today’s outbreaks.

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6:30-8:30 p.m. at Indianapolis City Market Upper Mezzanine
Free; food and drink can be purchased at City Market

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Everyone has heard of the ongoing Ebola outbreak and perhaps Entrovirus 68, but what about MERS, Cholera, or Yellow Fever? Infectious diseases have impacted Indiana throughout history. Discover what these impacts were, how they were handled and how the medical field is prepared to handle today’s outbreaks. Panelists for discussion and Q&A include:

Dr. Joan Duwve: Chief Medical Consultant, Indiana State Department of Health

Chad Priest: JD, MSN, RN; Assistant Dean of Operation and Community Partnerships, Indiana
University School of Nursing; Co-Director, Disaster Medicine Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine

Norma Erickson:  Applications Scientist, AIT Laboratories; Board of Directors, Indiana Medical History
Museum.

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