Ebola virus epidemic opened June 19 at the CDC museum

Theme of Ebola: People + Public Health + Political Will

Exhibit Time: June 19, 2017 – May 25, 2018

Location: David J. Sencer Museum in Atlanta

Brief introduction of Ebola: An investigation of the historic 2014-16 Ebola Fever Virus epidemic in West Africa, the United States, and around the world. As the crisis unfolded in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone in 2014, it evolved into both a health and humanitarian crisis. When it became clear that Ebola could potentially spread exponentially, threatening global health security, there was a coordinated, massive response.