COVID-19 isn’t a zombie apocalypse or a mass extinction event, assures physician and epidemiologist Larry Brilliant. However, the deadly pandemic that’s infecting millions globally calls for stronger disease control and strategy. Learn which countries the world should emulate and which serve as a cautionary tale in this conversation between TED curator Chris Anderson and Brilliant, an adviser for the 2011 film Contagion.
About the Speaker
Physician, epidemiologist and author Larry Brilliant helped rid the world of smallpox. He served an adviser for the movie Contagion. Chris Anderson is the curator of TED.