We are pleased to inform you of the opportunity to attend the International Swine Flu Conference, November 23-24, 2009, in Toronto, Canada.
Online PR News – 09-November-2009 – – Swine flu is now formally a global H1N1 flu pandemic and has been reported worldwide.
The World Health Organization has recently reported that of over 440, 000 human cases of Swine Flu, 6, 000 were fatal.
The International Swine Flu Conference will include leaders in public health, business, science, first response, and of nonprofit sectors who will focus on response to this first pandemic in the age of globalization and prepare for a potential second wave of H1N1 virus this fall. As the WHO expects an influenza pandemic to unfold in two or three successive waves.
Each day of the conference will offer papers on a wide range of topics including:
o Preparing Community Strategies
o Local Partnership and Participation
o Delivery of Vaccine and Antiviral Medication
o Emergency Response and Hospital/Healthcare Coordination
o Prevention Education Efforts and Risk Communication
o Command, Control and Management
Over 20 breakout sessions will be offered addressing a wide range of topics, including:
o Breakout 1. School/University Planning
o Breakout 2. Psychological Issues
o Breakout 3. Business Continuity Planning
o Breakout 4. Continuity of Operations (COOP) and Continuity of Government Planning
o Breakout 5. Emergency Management Services
o Breakout 6. First Responders: Public Works
o Breakout 7. Workplace-based Planning
o Breakout 8. Community-Based Planning
And many more…
Should you have any questions regarding this event, please do not hesitate to contact me at 202-536-5000 or via email at Lwilson@swineflulab.us.