Dr. Shelley Hearne ’83: Are Farm Animal Antibotics a Threat to Human Health?

Dr. Shelley Hearne ’83, managing director of the Pew Health Group at The Pew Charitable Trusts and a visiting professor at the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, appeared on the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric February 9, 2010. The segment investigates whether feeding antibiotics to healthy farm animals creates new drug-resistant bacteria that ultimately threaten human health. Watch online…

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