Dallas Ebola Patient Dies; Enhanced Screening at U.S. Airports

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Thomas Eric Duncan, America’s first Ebola patient—who flew here from Liberia—has died in the same Dallas hospital that initially turned him away. This comes as federal health officials announced they’ll start screening the temperatures of passengers whose travels began in West Africa.

Lawrence Gostin is Director of the O’Neal Institute for Global Health Law at Georgetown University.

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Guest:
Lawrence Gostin - Georgetown Law School - @LGostin

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Gideon Brower, Benjamin Gottlieb