Whether its SARS outbreak or an anthrax attack, the rapid reaction force from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention is usually among the first people on the scene. Get a view inside the Epidemic Intelligence Service and hear how these Disease Detectives do their work.


  • Maryn McKenna Science and medical reporter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution; also author of "Beating Back the Devil: On the Front Lines with the Disease Detectives of the Epidemic Intelligence Service"

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