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With Ebola, CDC's Tom Frieden is facing the challenge of his career
With Ebola, CDC's Tom Frieden is facing the challenge of his career

When Dr. Tom Frieden was appointed to head the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2009, President Obama praised him as an expert in preparedness and response to health emergencies.  "His experiences confronting public health challenges in our country and abroad will be essential in this new role," Obama said in a statement at the time. Frieden, 53, is facing the challenge of his career now that Ebola has made its way to the United States, claiming the life of a Liberian man in Dallas and sickening two nurses who treated him. But the native New Yorker, who graduated from Columbia University College of Physicians...

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