University of Central Florida to Present Panel about Global Pandemics


Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Date: Friday, March 18, 2022
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Virtual and UCF Main Campus, John C. Hitt Library, Room 402 (12701 Pegasus Dr. Orlando, FL 32816)

Valencia College is supporting a University of Central Florida (UCF) panel, sponsored by the Florida Humanities Council, called “The Global Pandemic of 2020-22: Historical Context and Current Perspectives.”

On Friday, March 18, 2022, at 1 p.m, you are invited to attend this panel as it explores the historical contexts of infectious disease in America, beginning with the Yellow Fever of 1793 and the Spanish Flu of 1918, before moving into Florida and the world’s current state in the COVID-19 pandemic. Various medical and social debates related to patient rights and public health policy will also be discussed.

There are options to either live-stream this event or attend it in person.

Whether you decide to attend this event live or in-person, please register here.

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