Lawrence D. Kerr, National Counterproliferation Center, Office of the Director of National Intelligence


Joe Palca, National Public Radio

9:30 Discussion with Participants
10:00 Break
10:15 Session 2: Two Case Studies from Conceptualization to Dissemination of Findings with Consideration of Plausible Points of Intervention and Decision-Making

Alice Huang, California Institute of Technology


1918 Spanish Flu Reconstruction:

Jeffery K. Taubenberger, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health


H5N1 Avian Influenza:

Robert G. Webster, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

11:15 Discussion with Participants
12:00 Lunch  
1:15 Session 3: Roundtable Discussion on the Nature of the Social Contract


Harold T. Shapiro, Princeton University


Ruth L. Berkelman, Emory University

Robert Cook-Deegan, Duke University

Gregory E. Kaebnick, The Hastings Center

Daniel J. Kevles, Yale University

Carl Zimmer, Frequent Contributor, The New York Times

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