Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content

Listen/Watch

Infectious Diseases in the Homeless

  

In this podcast, Ted Pestorius speaks with Dr. Marian McDonald, Associate Director for Minority and Women’s Health at CDC about an article in September 2008 issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases on infectious diseases in the homeless. There are an estimated 100 million homeless people worldwide today, and this number is likely to grow. The homeless population is vulnerable to many diseases, including HIV, hepatitis, and tuberculosis. Dr. McDonald discusses why this population is so vulnerable. Created: 8/26/2008 by Emerging Infectious Diseases. Date Released: 8/27/2008. Series Name: Emerging Infectious Diseases.

More info on this topic

Press Play to listen to this CDC Podcast
Running time = 4:07
To save the Podcast, right click the "Save this file" link below and select the "Save Target As..." option.
Read This Transcript
TOP