October 17th, 2014
09:30 PM ET

New calls for Ebola hot zone travel ban

The pressure is building for President Obama to ban flights to the United States from Ebola hot zones.

But would the idea work?

OutFront, Dr. Ivan Walks, He's The Former District of Columbia Chief Health Officer and Dr. David Dausey. He's an Epidemiologist and Dean of the School of Public Health at Mercyhurst University.

For more: An Ebola travel ban would be completely unprecedented – Here's why

Filed under: Ebola • International • News
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  1. DownSideofFame

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    October 18, 2014 at 11:57 pm | Reply
  2. Collin Lamey

    Well it would certainly reduce the probability but it wouldn't eliminate it entirely since some could enter from a second country if they were intent on getting in. Eg. They could travel to Mexico and run for the border like Taco Bell.

    October 18, 2014 at 3:55 pm | Reply

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