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Anthony Fauci and Alan Alda Talk Science

Evening Program

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 6:30 p.m. ET
Code: 1H0550


  • This program is part of our Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.
  • Platform: Zoom
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As head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Anthony Fauci knows his way around the intricacies of complicated viruses. Actor Alan Alda, host of the Clear+Vivid podcast and co-founder of the Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University, knows his way around sharing tough scientific topics in clear and engaging ways. Together, they are a perfect pairing to parse the intricacies of the virus that has held us in sway since March.

Join them for an evening of thoughtful, informative discussion on the topic gripping the country. There’s also an opportunity for a Q&A session after the conversation.


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This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.