This program is about 1 hour long
(Dallas: Martin Savidge) Duncan’s condition updated; details given about the status of people he had contact with. The availability of the experimental drug ZMapp discussed.
(Studio: Poppy Harlow) Live discussion held with microbiology/immunology professor Thomas Geisbert and "Dallas Morning News" writer Dr. Seema Yasmin about the Newark plane scare and precautions in Dallas. [Newark plane PASSENGER - describes what happened on the plane.] [GEISBERT – comments on Ebola transmission; talks about work on treatments.] [YASMIN – describes the CDC’s response; talks about the scanners that will be deployed to monitor people who may have had contact with Duncan.]
(Indianapolis: Alexandra Field) The threat from ISIS to kill American aid worker Peter Kassig, who is being held captive in Syria, featured. [Syrian American Council Nora BASHA, classmate Shelby MURDOCH- comment on Kassig’s commitment to helping people.] The plea from ISIS from Kassig’s parents noted. [Parents Ed & Paula KASSIG- plead for their son’s life.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The process for voting for CNN’s Hero of the Year explained.