About the Podcast

Curious about the people who are making the world healthier and safer for us all, and what set them on that path? Get inspired as the CDC Foundation interviews experts who share their unique perspectives on today’s toughest health challenges: antibiotic resistance, global disease outbreaks, health equality and more.

Contagious Conversations is produced by the CDC Foundation communications team, including Pierce Nelson (host), Terri Heyns (podcast producer), Emily Bucherati (design), Claire Stinson (host), Candace Wheeler (content) and Amy Tolchinsky (media). Additional work to launch the podcast provided by Lisa Splitlog (Season 1 producer) and production by Paul Schuler/Podfly Productions.

Do you have comments, questions or suggestions for the future? Let us know! Send us an email at info@cdcfoundation.org.



The CDC Foundation is an independent nonprofit that extends the lifesaving work of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) by unleashing the power of collaboration between CDC, philanthropic partners, and private-sector resources. Want to learn more about our work? Check out some of our programs, get a quick look at our 2020 year in review and discover ways you can take action.