Oct 2 2009
Public Health Meeting at University of Manitoba
Preliminary Announcement (Aug 2009)
Hello I would like to announce a meeting on Public and International
Health Oct 2nd, 2009 at the Health Science Centre in Winnipeg Manitoba
We have local, national and international speakers that will meet
focusing on pandemic issues from a variety of perspectives - indigenous
people, regional and federally. Even though this is a local meeting we
hope to interest International attendees as well.
Public Health Meeting on Pandemic planning, Influenza strategies, and
International Health Oct 2, 2009 Winnipeg, Canada
Integrating local practitioners and Provincial, National and
Dr Allan Ronald from the Infectious Disease Department, St Boniface
Dr. Ronald is well known for his research in HIV in Kenya and will be
speaking on International Health
Dr Frank Plummer, Medical Microbiology University of Manitoba and Head
of the Canadian National Virology Lab. Dr Plummer has worked on the ebola
vaccine and other research.
Dr Joel Kettner, Chief Medical Officer of Manitoba Health will speak on the Manitoba Flu plan
Dr Denise Black , Obstetrician will be discussing Gardasil and public
Dr Marcia Anderson, Internal Medicine and Community will be speaking on
Indigenous peoples and how Public Health affects them.
Dr David Butler Jones, Head of the Public health Agency of Canada was originally scheduled as a speaker but will be unable to attend.
Registration is through The University of Manitoba
or by contacting conference chair Dr Gary Podolsky: