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TARA JOHN ON MAY 27, FEARS OF A MASS GLOBAL outbreak of the Zika virus compelled 150 respected health experts—including former White House science adviser Philip Rubin—to issue an open letter saying “in the name of public health,” the Summer Olympic
$460 million will go toward developing vaccines that prevent outbreaks like Ebola from taking the world by surprise.
Two prestigious hospitals are hosting fundraising galas at the Trump Organization’s resort this month. Patients and physicians are protesting what they see as an implicit endorsement, as well as policies that are anti-science and inhumane.
It’s not clear that the next administration is ready to deal with an outbreak of Ebola, pandemic flu, or other emerging diseases.
The proposed regulation could be used to detain people without due process, or examine them without informed consent.