The Experience of Ebola

At AAFP's 2014 Assembly, AAFP Member Dr. Kent Brantly delivered a poignant first-person account of contracting the virus while on a medical mission trip to Liberia. His address to a packed ballroom in Washington, DC, ended with a standing ovation from 3,500 of his peers.

Dr. Brantly Named 'Person of the Year'

Because of his sacrifice and perseverance, Dr. Brantly, along with four other Ebola fighters, earned Time Magazine's coveted 'Person of the Year' distinction for 2014.

Q&A With Dr. Brantly

Read an in-depth interview with Dr. Brantly and learn what needs to happen to control the outbreak in West Africa.