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'Politics of fear' book launch

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More than 11,000 lives were lost, entire families wiped out and health systems shattered in the most recent and horrific Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The shocking aftermath forms the basis of this panel discussion.

Kenyatta National Hospital and Médecins Sans Frontières/ Doctors without Borders (MSF) invite you to the launch of the book “Politics of Fear”, screening of the trailer of the Ebola documentary trailer “Affliction” and a panel discussion to analyze the West Africa Ebola response: challenges and lessons learnt.


What: The Ebola Experience & the Politics of Fear: An East African Conversation

Where: Lecture Theatre 3, College of Health Sciences UoN Kenyatta National Hospital Campus, Nairobi

When: Thursday 27 July 2017

Time: 2:00PM - 4:00 PM  

The panelists:

  •        Mr. Daniel Were - Ebola response nurse in Liberia, WHO and IOM
  •     Mr. Jens Pedersen - Ebola response nurse in Liberia, MSF
  •     Ms. Joy Wanja - Science/Health journalist
  •     Mr. Michiel Hoffman - Co-editor, Politics of Fear, MSF

Session Chair: Dr. Loice Achieng - Head of Infectious Diseases Unit, Kenyatta National Hospital 

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