Unpacks the mysteries of COVID-19's origins to impart important lessons for future outbreaks.

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In this timely book, leading public health expert Laura H. Kahn uses the comprehensive One Health approach to investigate the COVID-19 pandemic. The concept of "One Health" recognizes the interconnected links among the health of humans, animals, plants, and the environment. By comparing the history, science, and clinical presentations of three different coronaviruses—SARS-CoV-1, MERS, and SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)—Kahn uncovers insights with important repercussions for how to prepare for and avoid future...

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Co-Founder, One Health Initiative

Columnist, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Author, Who’s in Charge? Leadership During Epidemics, Bioterror Attacks, and Other Public Health Crises

Author, One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance

Instructor and Creator of Coursera Course, “Bats, Ducks, and Pandemics: An Introduction to One Health Policy.”