The DISCOVERY Lecture Series brings prominent scientists, acclaimed writers and key policymakers to Oregon State University to present on matters of national and international importance. The series is a project of the office of the Provost and other OSU partners.
Featured on “Good Morning America,” “20/20” and other major programming, ABC News’ Richard Besser provides medical analysis and reports for the public. A world traveler, Dr. Besser recently reported on Ebola outbreaks in Liberia and Uganda, and led a major H1N1 influenza response program. With more than 20 years of medical experience, including 18 years with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Besser has authored and co-authored multiple award-winning pieces.
The Provost’s Lecture Series is brought to you by the Office of the Provost and the OSU Foundation. Dr. Besser’s visit is also supported by the Division of Health Sciences and the McCall Lecture Series.
This lecture is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. Doors to the auditorium will open at 6:30 p.m.
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