Swedish Researcher from Karolinska Institite to Attend the Sixth International Bird Flu Summit in Indonesia

Indonesia’s resort island of Bali will host the Sixth International Bird Flu Summit on March 27-28, 2008 in which a Swedish expert, Anna Thorson of Sweden’s Karolinska Institute will be attending among other experts to discuss pandemic prevention, preparedness, responses and recovery of bird flu at the summit.
The summit’s participants will be able to draw on first-hand best practices to create the solid business continuity plans that their companies and organizations need in order to prepare for, respond to, and survive a pandemic.
Well-known emergency responders, heads of hospitals from around the world, and poultry industry leaders also delivered speeches in previous summits. Included in the list are Adolfo Garcia-Sastre of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, John Thompson of the National Sheriffs Association, Prof. Oleg I. Kiselev of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Anna Thorson of Sweden’s Karolinska Institute and Dr. Bruce Stewart-Brown, Vice President of Food Safety and Quality for Perdue Farms. 

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