Hilleman's Vaccines: Remembering Why We Immunize

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 6:30pm

Smithsonian Natinal Museum of American History (Washington, D.C.)

National Museum of American History
Constitution Avenue between 12th & 14th Streets, NW
Washington, DC
6:30PM-9:00PM

Join the Smithsonian for a screening of the film Hilleman: A Perilous Quest to Save the World's Children, which will be followed by a panel discussion. The featured speakers will include:

  • Anthony S. Fauci, MD, National Institutes of Health
  • Kristen Ehresmann, MPH, RN, Minnesota Dept. of Health
  • Paul Offit, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Alexandra M. Lord, PhD, National Museum of American History

The discussion will be moderated by Jon Hamilton of National Public Radio (NPR). The event will also include an opportunity to get a close look at vaccine-related artifacts in the Smithsonian's collection.

Space is limited, so R.S.V.P. by Friday, October 6, by clicking here.