Is the Bird Flu Threat Still Real and Are We Prepared?

Thursday, April 12, 2007
Speakers
Michael T. Osterholm
Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy; Professor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota; Author, “Unprepared for a Pandemic” (Foreign Affairs, March/April 2007)
Bruce Gellin
Director, National Vaccine Program Office, Office of Public Health and Science, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Presiders
Laurie Garrett
Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Reception
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Meeting

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