Animal Planet series “Killer Outbreaks” Features CDC Experts

The TV network, Animal Planet, is scheduled to air six episodes of their new series “Killer Outbreaks.”  Each episode features potentially deadly viruses and includes commentary from CDC experts and victims of the outbreak.

The first episode aired Friday, April 15 at 9 pm (ET).

In this season, the episodes will cover Anthrax, E.coli, Hantavirus, Rabies, West Nile Virus, Monkey Pox, Acinetobacter Baumannii, Salmonella, Valley Fever, Meningococcal Disease, SARS and MRSA. 

Learn more about the "Killer Outbreak" series.

Animal Planet Website


Mila Rossi is a communications officer for the CDC Foundation.