Can We Avoid the Next Pandemic

published 3 weeks ago

David Waltner-Toews is an epidemiologist who's spent his career specializing in zoonotic diseases. His book, "On Pandemics: Deadly Diseases from Bubonic Plague to Coronavirus," looks at how and why some viruses make the jump from animals to humans, which ones have staying power, and how societies have dealt with pandemics throughout history.

more episodes from The Agenda with Steve Paikin