Getting to Zero: A Doctor and a Diplomat on the Ebola Frontline

Event Date:
November 5, 2018

Department of Global Health and Social Medicine

In 2014 in Sierra Leone, the Ebola epidemic killed the doctor in charge of Sierra Leone’s largest Ebola isolation ward. Dr. Oliver Johnson stepped in to keep the ward open. Sinead Walsh, Irish Ambassador to Sierra Leone was simultaneously working to scale up the international response.

This event will run from 4:30 - 6:00