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Birmingham smallpox outbreak

Title
Birmingham smallpox outbreak
Genre
Interview
TX Date
20 Sep 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:33
Description
Interview with (Chief Medical Officer Sir Henry Yellowlees?) on the outbreak of smallpox from a laboratory in Birmingham which was due to close soon and on reducing stocks of the virus held in light of the outbreak. Male intervierwer not identified.
Contributors
Henry Yellowlees?
Keywords
Infectious diseases; Smallpox; Birmingham; Disease control; WHO; Virus diseases; Research laboratories

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