16 September 2019

Lawrence O. Gostin

The writer is Professor of Global Health Law and Faculty Director at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law, and Director of the WHO Collaborating Center on Public Health Law at Georgetown University.
  • Red Cross health workers carry the body of an Ebola victim in a village in Guinea. Photo: AFP

    Lessons to learn from Ebola crisis

    - Nov 25, 2014 2:22pm
    The United States and Europe have grossly overreacted to a few isolated cases of the Ebola virus within their borders. These panicked responses are not just futile. By violating basic scientific principles, they defy the fundamental...