National Museum of American History
The National Museum of American History presented Hilleman’s Vaccines: Remembering Why We Immunize Monday, October 16, 6:30-9:00 PM. The event featured HILLEMAN: A Perilous Quest to Save the World’s Children. A panel discussion after the screening, moderated by Jon Hamilton of NPR, explored how history and collective memory inform our decisions about vaccination today.
Anthony S. Fauci, MD, National Institutes of Health
Kristen Ehresmann, MPH, RN, Minnesota Dept. of Health
Paul Offit, MD, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Alexandra M. Lord, PhD, National Museum of American History
After the film, attendees had the opportunity to get an up-close look at vaccine-related objects from the National collections.
The Antibody Initiative was made possible through the generous support of Genentech.