Dr. Catherine Smallwood, Technical Officer, Health and Security Interface, Global Alert and Response, World Health Organization (WHO) will be key speaker, and will be joined by Nicolas Isla and Dr. Gilles Poumerol. Dr. Robert Steffen will act as Moderator. The speakers will provide a broad overview of the approach taken by WHO on health protection at mass gatherings. They will discuss some specific details on WHO's activities for the big events this year, including recommendations for preventing illness associated with travel this summer to EURO 2012 in Poland and Ukraine and to the Olympics in London, United Kingdom.
Travel medicine practitioners who have travelers planning to attend these events or any mass gatherings as well as public health officials who may be involved with planning for mass gathering events, will find the information contained in this webinar informative and timely.
Who Should Attend:
Date and Time: 30 May 2012 09.00 EDT UTC-04
09.00 New York
15.00 Cape Town
18.30 New Delhi
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Estimated Length: 1 hour
May 30, 2012 9:00 AM Eastern
ISTM Member Attendee: USD 0.00
Non-member price: USD 40.00