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  NOVEMBER 27, 2009
ASPH INITIATIVES
PHR Meet the Author! Web Cast on Planning for a Pandemic—November 30, 2009
phrwebcastOn Monday, November 30 from 1-2:15 p.m. (Eastern), Public Health Reports will host a "Meet the Author!" webcast titled "Planning for a Pandemic—Can History Inform Action?" Speakers will include Dr. Howard Markel, George E. Wantz professor of The History of Medicine at the University of Michigan; Dr. Alexandra Stern, Zina Pitcher collegiate professor in The History Of Medicine at the University Of Michigan; and Dr. Marty Cetron, director of the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Respondents will include Dr. David Rosner, Ronald H. Lauterstein professor of sociomedical sciences and history and director of the Center for History and Ethics at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, who will speak on implications for cities; and Mr. Michael Meit, director of the Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis at the National Opinion Research Center, who will speak on implications for rural areas.

For more information about the upcoming webcast, click here.