Texas Tech Infectious Disease Expert Discusses Ebola on Southwest NPR

   Synapse (the region’s life sciences news digest) and radio hosts from KTEP 88.5 FM the NPR station for the Southwest, talk with Ogechika Alozie, M.D., M.P.H., and assistant professor of infectious diseases in the Department of Internal Medicine,  Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso, about the recent upgrade of the Ebola virus outbreak by the World Health Organization to an epidemic status. They discuss the potentials of the virus coming to the U.S., and how the military here keep troops from bringing it and other infectious diseases from other countries to the States.  To listen to the interview with Dr. Alozie, visit http://ktep.org/programs/el-paso-prime-time