Mark Pendergrast

"Pendergrast is an affable guide on a wondrously labyrinthine tour. He explains complex phenomena with remarkable clarity, in a relaxed tone, and with a sense of humor." —Philadelphia Inquirer
"Mark Pendergrast, the ultimate free-lance journalist with an eclectic mind, writes about deceptively narrow topics that in fact have figured in world history for millennia." —Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Mark Pendergrast speaks at universities, schools of public health, business conferences, management seminars, and psychological meetings. His presentations are tailored to his audience but are always entertaining, thought-provoking, and challenging. Contact him to arrange an event. Click here for links to speeches, TV, and radio appearances. Click here for comments on his presentations.

Global Health Council Conference

Tuesday, June 15, 12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC  — Mark Pendergrast will be speaking about Inside the Outbreaks in the “Speaker’s Corner” in the Exhibition Hall of the annual Global Health Council Conference.  He will discuss the history and impact of the Epidemic Intelligence Service and will look at likely future trends and problems faced by public health practitioners.