Archive for August, 2016

Spillover-Zika, Ebola & Beyond

Veterinarian epidemiologist at EcoHealth Alliance Dr. Jonathan Epstein joins us to talk about diseases…

Could we have prevented Zika?

Could we have prevented Zika? Seems like there’s a new scary disease every year—two…

EcoHealth Alliance Announces Election of Lori Michelin to Board of Directors

NEW YORK – August 25, 2016 – EcoHealth Alliance, a non-profit organization working at…

Why southern China is a hotbed for disease development

To stop outbreaks before they start, EcoHealth Alliance scientists are trying to identify new…

Raising Our Biodefenses Now: Early Alert System Needed to Prevent Spread of the Next Zika

.With the news from government officials that the Zika virus has now established itself…

A Sunset Party at EHA

Friends, music, food, beverages, a raffle, and one incredible view of the Hudson.  …

New documentary about the Zika virus

Dr. Jonathan Epstein, associate vice president of Conservation Medicine at EcoHealth Alliance, talked about…

Meet the virus hunters trying to prevent the next Zika

Dr. Jonathan Epstein, is one of several virus hunters featured in the new documentary…

The Messages of Koko, Zika and the Colorado

On Wednesday, PBS offers an examination of viruses that “spill over” from animals to…

800 Viruses That Threaten the World

A powerful documentary, Spillover—Zika, Ebola & Beyond, chronicles mysterious viruses, such as Ebola and…