Emerging Infectious Diseases

A podcast highlighting key articles in the current issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases, a journal from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


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Global Epidemiology of Diphtheria

CDC's Commander Kristie Clarke, a medical epidemiologist, discusses diphtheria with Sarah Gregory.



Mass Die-offs in Saiga Antelope Populations

Dr. Corrie Brown, a distinguished professor of veterinary pathology at the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia, and Sarah Gregory discuss large-scale die-offs among saiga antelopes.



Value of MRIs in Treating Powassan Virus Encephalitis

Dr. Joshua Allgaier, a hospitalist at Baystate Medical Center Massachusetts, and Sarah Gregory discuss the value of using MRIs in the treatment of people with Powassan virus.


 2019-12-19  21m

Susceptibility of Influenza Viruses to Baloxavir

Dr. Larisa Gubareva, a researcher in CDC's Influenza Division, and Sarah Gregory, discuss the susceptibility of different types of flu viruses to the drug baloxavir.


 2019-12-11  21m

Ceftriaxone-Resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Byron Berenger, a medical microbiologist at the University of Calgary and Alberta Public Laboratories, and Sarah Gregory discuss a drug-resistant form of gonorrhea.


 2019-12-05  37m

Listeriosis in Leafy Greens

Julie Self, an epidemiologist at CDC, and Sarah Gregory discuss an outbreak of listeriosis in the US and Canada that was spread through leafy greens.


 2019-11-21  19m

Dog Flu in Canada

Dr. Scott Weese, a veterinary internist at the University of Guelph in Canada, and Sarah Gregory discuss an outbreak of flu in dogs in Ontario.


 2019-11-14  27m

In Memoriam: Mike Schultz

Dr. David Morens, a senior advisor at NIH, and Dr. Rohit Chitale, a senior consultant to PATH, remember their late colleague, Dr. Myron "Mike" Schultz, who was an epidemiologist in CDC's Global Disease Detection Program.


 2019-11-07  44m

Polio: Risks for the Posteradication Era

Sarah Gregory talks with Dr. Ananda Bandyopadhyay, a senior program officer for polio research at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. They discuss the need to prevent risk from poliovirus after eradication.


 2019-10-29  45m

Cross-Protection of Dengue against Zika

Sarah Gregory talks with Dr. Felix Drexler, an expert in virus discovery and viral ecology at Charité, a teaching hospital in Germany. They are discussing the ways that dengue infection might protect against Zika syndrome.


 2019-10-23  30m