Adia Benton

Adia Benton

Adia Benton teaches African studies and the anthropology of health, humanitarianism and development at Northwestern University. She is the author of the award-winning book, HIV Exceptionalism: Development through Disease in Sierra Leone, and is writing a book about the 2014-16 West African Ebola outbreak.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Why we should be cautious about the 'game-changer' Ebola vaccine

Despite being widely celebrated, the Ebola vaccine might not prove as effective as it is advertised to be.

Why we should be cautious about the 'game-changer' Ebola vaccine