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In the 1970s about 73 Peace Corps volunteers helped the World Health Organization eradicate smallpox in Ethiopia and ultimately the world. The story has important parallels to today’s battle against COVID-19. To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Peace Corps Barry Hillenbrand former Time magazine correspondent will share the experiences of these remarkable volunteers as memorialized in Eradicating Smallpox in Ethiopia.