New History of Infectious Disease Podcast - This Podcast Will Kill You

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Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, History Education, Public Health, World History / Studies

Need to beef up your history or science trivia game? Want to try out some pandemic-themed cocktails? Check out This Podcast Will Kill You, a new podcast created and produced by two disease ecology PhD candidates, Erin Welsh and Erin Allmann Updyke. Each week, this podcast takes on one infectious disease, outlines its biology, traces its historical impacts on human culture and society, and finishes with a global status update. Free of charge and available on iTunes, Google Play, Podbean, and other podcast download spots, this podcast takes a lighthearted approach to explore infectious disease history in depth. We hope you enjoy it!