Chief Medical Advisor to the President & NIAID Director
Dr. Anthony Fauci is a virtual guest at Crosscut Festival 2022. Dr. Fauci became a household name in 2020 as the global coronavirus pandemic unfolded. In January 2021, President Joe Biden appointed him Chief Medical Advisor to the President. Before that, Dr. Fauci was appointed Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in 1984. He oversees an extensive research portfolio of basic and applied research to prevent, diagnose, and treat established infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS, respiratory infections, diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis and malaria as well as emerging diseases such as Ebola and Zika.
When: Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Where: This is a virtual session. RSVP for free.
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We left a lot behind when the pandemic hit, made mistakes along the way and now the world we face is as complex as it's ever been. We ask one of the nation's leading voices on the pandemic to help us understand what the future holds and how we can get to it safely. Thank you to our session sponsor, Mike & Becky Hughes. WATCH NOW
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