Dr. Sandro Galea

Sandro Galea is Dean and Robert A. Knox Professor at the Boston University School of Public Health. He has been named an "epidemiology innovator" by Time and one of the "World's Most Influential Scientific Minds" by Thomson Reuters. A native of Malta, he has served as a field physician for Doctors Without Borders and held academic positions at Columbia University, University of Michigan, and the New York Academy of Medicine. His new book, The Contagion Next Time, was published in fall 2021, and is available to order here: https://www.sandrogalea.org/the-contagion-next-time

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The Challenge of Long-term Threats

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In Defense of Old Ideas

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The Case for a Populist Public Health

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Thoughts on “The Contagion Next Time”

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What the Pandemic Taught Us About the Human Need For Compassion

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Introducing “The Contagion Next Time”

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Sunk-cost bias in the COVID moment

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The blinders of status

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Beyond Bias

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In praise of inefficiency in pursuit of health

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What US-China tension means for global health

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On resisting scientific groupthink

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Vaccines and the consent of the governed

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Facing our suburban impulses

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The Temptation of Moral Grandstanding

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In defense of the faceless bureaucrat

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How Art Can Support a Vision Of a Healthy World

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The Unexpected Uses of Bad Ideas

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The Complex Role of Borders In An Age Of Pandemics

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What Women’s Soccer Can Teach Us About Health

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A Playbook For a Healthier World

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Why the Stories We Tell Matter For Health

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How Will We Remember COVID-19?

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Three steps to securing the foundations of a healthier world

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