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World’s First Rabies Survivor Has Second Brush with the Disease
Jeanna Giese, the world’s first person to survive rabies without a vaccine, had a second brush with the disease when her dogs were found chewing on a rabid bat. In 2004, Dr. Rodney Willoughby (Pediatrics – Infectious Disease) led a team of MCW and Children’s physicians and staff who developed the Milwaukee Protocol, a method of treating unvaccinated patients who develop rabies.
Fox 11 News, August 2, 2013
StarTribune, August 2, 2013