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Virtual Medical Museum Science Cafe: “Spanish Flu” Pandemic – Influenza in Montgomery County

July 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free
  • Join Alan Hawk, the museum’s Historical Collections Manager, for a virtual event to learn how the “Spanish Flu” of 1918 spread through Montgomery County, Maryland, and its effect on its population. Then, explore how nearly a century after the pandemic, Montgomery County continues to play a role in characterizing and understanding the 1918 Influenza virus, as federal, civilian, and military public health agencies monitor incidences of emerging novel influenza strains that may arise worldwide. @MedicalMuseum on Facebook. For more information, email [email protected]

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  • Details

    Date:
    July 28
    Time:
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Cost:
    Free
    Website:
    https://www.medicalmuseum.mil/index.cfm?p=media.events.2020.scicafe_jul2020

    Organizer

    National Museum of Health and Medicine
    Phone:
    2500 Linden Lane
    Email:
    USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Medical-Museum@mail.mil
    Website:
    http://www.medicalmuseum.mil/index.cfm
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