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Betsy McCaughey, Ph.D.
Chairman, Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths (RID)
Former Lt. Governor of New York State

Harlan Batrus
Ryan Labs Asset Management

Charles Brunie

Henry Buhl
Founder and President, Soho and Tribeca Partnerships

Robert Flug
Retired CEO

Dr. Robert Freund
Plastic Surgeon

Roger Griggs
Chairman, Union Springs Pharmaceuticals

Dr. Joel Kassimir

Dr. Jeffrey Moses
Professor of Medicine, Director, Interventional Cardiology service for NYP/University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

Donald Tober
Chairman & CEO, Sugar Foods Corporation

Sanford F. Young, Esq.
Of Counsel




Wrong Ebola Fix

By: Betsy McCaughey,

RID Founder and Chairman

Oct. 22, 2014

September 2014


sign the petition

to suspend travel
from West Africa to the U.S.

Betsy McCaughey:

"U.S. hospitals not ready for Ebola."

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