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A Brief History Of The Spread Of Disease Among Human Populations, Beginning With The Covid Pandemic
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2020), 3 mins
Pandemics. COVID-19 as entry point for brief history of the spread of disease among human populations: N. Africa and Mediterranean in 400s BCE; Black Death 1300s; Native peoples in N. and S. America in the 1400s; 1918 influenza.
(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2020), 3 mins
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Economist Video, What Is History's Deadliest Pandemic?
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produced by The Economist, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2020), 9 mins
The covid-19 pandemic may have derailed the world in 2020, but a far deadlier disease has shaped human history for thousands of years. Malaria defeated armies, fuelled the slave trade and jump-started the modern environmental movement.
produced by The Economist, in Economist Video (London, England: The Economist, 2020), 9 mins
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The Flu That Killed 50 Million
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directed by Andrew Thompson, fl. 1998; produced by Andrew Thompson, fl. 1998, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 49 mins
It is 1918 and the end of WWI. Millions have died, and the world is exhausted by war. But soon a new horror is sweeping the world, a terrifying virus that will kill more than fifty million people - the Spanish flu. Using dramatic reconstruction and eyewitness testimony from doctors, soldiers, civilians and politic...
directed by Andrew Thompson, fl. 1998; produced by Andrew Thompson, fl. 1998, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 49 mins
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Learn About The Notable Achievements Of Aileen Cole Stewart During World War I
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(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2018), 2 mins
Aileen Cole Stewart, one of the notable women of World War I. (Aileen Stewart, African-Americans, nurses, nursing)
(Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica, 2018), 2 mins
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The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope, Science
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directed by Christopher Loren Ewers, fl. 2011, Erik Ewers, fl. 1994 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Christopher Loren Ewers, fl. 2011, Erik Ewers, fl. 1994 and Julie Coffman, fl. 2011, Ewers Brothers Productions and Florentine Films; performed by Kevin Conway, 1942-, Sam Waterston, 1940- and Tom Hanks, 1956- (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 56 mins
This film tells the story of William Worrall Mayo, an English immigrant who began practicing medicine with his sons Will and Charlie in the late 1800s in Rochester, Minnesota.
directed by Christopher Loren Ewers, fl. 2011, Erik Ewers, fl. 1994 and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Christopher Loren Ewers, fl. 2011, Erik Ewers, fl. 1994 and Julie Coffman, fl. 2011, Ewers Brothers Productions and Florentine Films; performed by Kevin Conway, 1942-, Sam Waterston, 1940- and Tom Hanks, 1956- (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 56 mins
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A Tale of Two Puerto Ricos
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P.), 9 mins
Dec.14 -- The future of Puerto Rico depends on more than simply mending what Maria destroyed. Bloomberg followed an ad hoc crew of volunteers into the hardest hit areas to help those still in need of urgent medical care. (video by Matt Goldman, Kalim Armstrong, Thomas Dexter)
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P.), 9 mins
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Unseen Enemy
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directed by Janet Tobias, fl. 2006; produced by Peter Klein, 1970- and Janet Tobias, fl. 2006, Vulcan Productions, CNN Films and Sierra/Tango Productions; performed by Dr. Larry Brilliant, 1944-, Peter Piot, 1949-, Laurie Garrett, fl. 1981-1988, Peter Sands, fl. 1981 and Heidi Larson (Tel-Aviv District: Cinephil, 2017), 1 hour 31 mins
Unseen Enemy examines why in the 21st century we are experiencing a rash of diseases that were once only outbreaks but have now become full - blown epidemics. Moving across the globe, you'll meet our characters: doctors, disease detectives, everyday men and women. Every one of them has stepped into the horror of a...
directed by Janet Tobias, fl. 2006; produced by Peter Klein, 1970- and Janet Tobias, fl. 2006, Vulcan Productions, CNN Films and Sierra/Tango Productions; performed by Dr. Larry Brilliant, 1944-, Peter Piot, 1949-, Laurie Garrett, fl. 1981-1988, Peter Sands, fl. 1981 and Heidi Larson (Tel-Aviv District: Cinephil, 2017), 1 hour 31 mins
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America's Insatiable Demand For Drugs: The Public's Health and Safety Implications for Our Unsecure Border
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written by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (District of Columbia: United States. Congress. Senate, 2016),
Source: www.hsgac.senate.gov
written by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs (District of Columbia: United States. Congress. Senate, 2016),
Source: www.hsgac.senate.gov
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(Melbourne, Victoria: Monash University, 2016),
Source: artsonline.monash.edu.au
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Welcome
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directed by Zhu Rikun, 1976- (Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
The screen of WELCOME remains black throughout most all the film as the actual dialogue reveals the filmmaker, ZHU Rikun being "welcomed" by Chinese government officials and being encouraged to make a film that satisfies their goal of presenting favorable news ("scenic " views of the area). Their "welcome" attempt...
directed by Zhu Rikun, 1976- (Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
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