2014 Time 'Person of the Year' goes to Ebola workers

  • 11 December 2014
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Newsround spoke to doctors and nurses helping to fight Ebola

Doctors and volunteers from all over the world, who've helped to treat people with Ebola have been praised for their work.

The US magazine, TIME, has named them their 'Person of the Year'.

They say they risk their lives to treat others.

In the past the award's gone to the US president Barack Obama and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

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Jen Tran is a nurse working in Sierra Leone

So how do health workers feel to be honoured?

Newsround asked two doctors and two nurses from around the world how they felt about it.