MORGAN, OLIVER

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Date

May 25, 2016, July 5, 2016, and July 13, 2016

Description

Interview 1: Dr. Oliver W. Morgan, advisor to the World Health Organization on behalf of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, briefly reviews his career so far, then details his first months of involvement in CDC's 2014-16 Ebola epidemic response. Morgan deployed to Sierra Leone in November 2014, where he led CDC's in-country team through August 2015, spending much of his last month in Guinea and Liberia.

Interview 2: Dr. Oliver W. Morgan, advisor to the World Health Organization on behalf of CDC, continues to discuss his time as CDC team lead in Sierra Leone, as well as his time as incident manager of CDC's Ebola response in Atlanta.

Interview 3: Dr. Oliver W. Morgan, advisor to the World Health Organization on behalf of CDC, discusses some of CDC's science and social science initiatives during Sierra Leone's Ebola epidemic, including the Sierra Leone Trial to Introduce a Vaccine against Ebola (STRIVE), the Household Transmission Study, and the Virus Persistence Study.

Citation

“MORGAN, OLIVER,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed May 21, 2019, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/7942.