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October 29, 2014 Media

Professor. Peter Piot's article on the Ebola epidemic

Professor Peter Piot, GHIT's board member (Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, and former Executive Director of UNAIDS and Under Secretary-General of the United Nations) has published several articles on the Ebola epidemic. Prof. Piot co-discovered the Ebola virus in 1976 in Yambuku, Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire). Below are some of the recent articles in which Prof. Piot provided his insights and perspective on the Ebola epidemic.

 

■ The Economist: Much worse to come (October 18, 2014 | From the print edition) 

 

■ New England Journal of Medicine: The Ebola Emergency — Immediate Action, Ongoing Strategy (N Engl J Med 2014; 371:1545-1546, October 16, 2014 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMe1411471)

 

■ Science: Ebola's perfect storm (Science 12 September 2014: Vol. 345 no. 6202 p. 1221 DOI: 10.1126/science.1260695)