Outbreaks of lethal diseases like Ebola and the Wuhan coronavirus happen regularly. The US government just cut funding for the hospitals that deal with them.
Dr. Saskia Popescu, one of our featured speakers in the upcoming webinar, "Learning from the Past? Globalization and Coronavirus Spread," wrote an outstanding piece earlier this year on the US response to Ebola and the importance of a special pathogen response plan. Learn more here.