Avian Influenza: A Case Study at the Interface of Environmental Health,
Agriculture, and Public Health Medicine
Speaker: John Herbold, DVM, MPH, PhD, DACVPM, FACE
Associate Director, Center for Biosecurity and Public Health Preparedness
UT–School of Public Health, University of
Level of Knowledge: Multi-Level
Media attention and global health organizations attention to the risk of avian influenza infecting humans has highlighted the need for coordination and interaction between multiple agencies.
The science of avian influenza and current issues regarding planning for a worldwide epidemic will be discussed.