U.S. Sen. Alexander Visits Campus to Discuss Ebola Epidemic

Photo of Lamar Alexander with researchers

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, BA’62 (right), discusses the Ebola epidemic with Vanderbilt physicians (from left) Thomas Talbot, MD’96, mph’03; William Schaffner; and James Crowe Jr. during a September visit to Vanderbilt University Medical Center. During the past several months, Vanderbilt’s infectious-disease experts have logged hundreds of interviews for electronic media and print, helping dispel misconceptions and increase understanding of the often-fatal disease.