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Atlanta: CDC and Fernbank Museum Day Trip
May 17, 2018
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Dr. Katherine Wilson, who worked as a behavioral Scientist at the Centers for Disease Control for 27 years, will lead OLLI members on a visit to the CDC on May 17. This day trip is offered in conjunction with Dr. Wilson’s OLLI class on the CDC on May 15th, but one does not have to take the class to participate in this trip. The special exhibit at the CDC during May will be; Ebola; People + Public Health+ Political Will, an investigation of the historic 2014-2016 Ebola Fever Virus Epidemic in West Africa. Come on the trip and see how the CDC in Atlanta works 24/7 to keep us safe from disease and epidemics.
Following our morning visit to the CDC Museum we will eat lunch at one of the several restaurants in the area and then take a short bus ride to the Fernbank Natural History Museum. There we will have time to visit the permanent natural history exhibits including