Tag Archives: Winter 2009

Emerging infections: a perpetual challenge

David M Morens; Gregory K Folkers, and Anthony S Fauci National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA (Winter 2009) This article was first published in Lancet Infectious Diseases, Volume 8, Issue 11, Nov. 2008, pages 710-719 Summary Emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, and their determinants, have […]

The art of Laura Olear

Laura Olear (Winter 2009) Viruses and Bacteria series Artist’s Statement We live in an age of profound advances in health and medicine, yet there has never been a wider gap between objective and perceptive health. I am interested in the ways in which many people dissociate themselves from their bodies and health, while others focus […]

Viruses and bacteria series

Laura Olear Chicago, Illinois (Winter 2009) Artist’s statement We live in an age of profound advances in health and medicine, yet there has never been a wider gap between objective and perceptive health. I am interested in the ways in which many people dissociate themselves from their bodies and health, while others focus fixatedly on […]