Why We Must Rise to the Global Health Challenge

TUE, OCT 25, 2005 (1:22:32)

Philip J. Hilts, health and science reporter and author of the companion book for the PBS Rx for Survival series, speaks at a supplemental public outreach event sponsored by the series. These events raise public awareness in an era of international travel, where communicable diseases know no borders. Here, Philip J. Hilts takes a look at what is working in public health around the world, and why we have cause for hope.

GBH Forum Network
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Influenza 1918 Series
Global Health Series
Human Rights Series
NOVA: Rx for Survival Series
PBS NewsHour: Anatomy of a Pandemic Series