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Anatomy of a Pandemic

A television special and on-going digital media initiative about the overarching human dimension of a pandemic’s impact on modern society and the science and history of these health crises, in response to the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus pandemic.  Ray Suarez, senior correspondent for “PBS NewsHour”, will report for the special.  A co-production of WETA Washington, D.C., “PBS NewsHour” and Production Group Inc. The sixty-minute program airs December 14, 2009 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS stations nationwide.  (Check local listings.)

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Ray Suarez, senior correspondent for “PBS NewsHour”, will report from the front lines of the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus pandemic in “Anatomy of a Pandemic.”  Premieres nationwide on Monday, December 14 at 9 p.m. EST (check local listings).

Credit: PBS/Robert Severi

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Ray Suarez, senior correspondent for “PBS NewsHour”, will report from the front lines of the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus pandemic in “Anatomy of a Pandemic.”  Premieres nationwide on Monday, December 14 at 9 p.m. EST (check local listings).

Credit: PBS/Robert Severi

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Dr. Anne Schuchat, the Director of the CDC National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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A child, being administered the H1N1 vaccine via injection at the Boston Teachers Union building.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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A young man, being administered the H1N1 vaccine via injection at the Boston Teachers Union building.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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A vial of the H1N1 vaccine.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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A man, being administered the H1N1 vaccine via nasal spray at the Boston Teachers Union building.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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A man, being administered the H1N1 vaccine via injection at the Boston Teachers Union building.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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A vial of the H1N1 vaccine.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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EMTs with an H1N1 patient at the Boston Medical Center.

Credit: Courtesy Production Group Inc.

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