× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Coronavirus / Global / The Variant / Jha Interview #1276605

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 2020
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(London: Ian Pannell) The global response to the new variant of the coronavirus examined; details given about the ban on travel to & from Britain, the contagious nature of the new strain. [British Prime Minister Boris JOHNSON, Operation Warp Speed adviser Dr. Moncef SLAOUI@, New York Governor Andrew CUOMO, HHS asst. secretary Adm. Brett GIROIR@ - comment on the mutated viral strain.] [CUOMO - criticizes federal negligence.] The position of National Inst. of Allergy & Infectious Diseases director Dr. Anthony Fauci on a US ban on U.K. flights discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) Live discussion held with Brown University school of public health Dr. Ashish Jha about the variant. [JHA@- offers views on concerns about the variant strain against which the vaccine will work, on how long it takes a variant to overcome a vaccine.]

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Pannell, Ian
Duration:
00:05:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.