What protocols are the government observing to ensure our health and safety? How widely is COVID-19 expected to spread? And what measures are being conducted worldwide to contain the disease? Infectious disease expert Dr. Edsel Salvana, the director of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at the National Institutes of Health, speaks with sociologist, writer, and leading public intellectual Randy David. Note: This episode was recorded on February 17, 2020. There have been developments since then.