Session Number: LBS001
Session Title: Pandemic Threats from Emerging Avian Influenza Viruses (H7N9 and H5N1): Challenges for Public Health, Research, Surveillance and Countermeasures
Session Type: Symposium
Session Start/End Time: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Mile High Ballroom 3
The Continuing Influenza Threat: H5N1, H7N9 or More? 5/21/2013 11:00:00 AM Robert G. Webster; St. Jude's Res. Hosp., Memphis, TN.
H5N1 and H7N9: From Zoonosis to Pandemic? 5/21/2013 11:30:00 AM Albert D. Osterhaus; Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
The Challenge of Avian Influenza Viruses: From Basic Research to Practical Public Health Strategies 5/21/2013 12:00:00 PM Carole A. Heilman; NIH, NIAD, Bethesda, MD.
Responding to the Emerging Avian Influenza Threat: Preventing a Pandemic 5/21/2013 12:30:00 PM Stephen C. Redd; Influenza Team Lead, CDC/CCID, Atlanta, GA.
I will be delighted and grateful to post any reports that come out of these sessions.
Update: And Greg Folkers has promptly sent the link to the ASM live video feed, which will include the Tuesday session. I'll repost the link on Monday night or Tuesday morning. You can also follow events at #asm2013.