Director attended Governor's Pandemic Influenza Summit
- Author: Terri Cunningham
- Author: Wednesday, September 9th, 2009
The Governor's Pandemic Influenza Summit was held at the Frankfort Convention Center on September 3, 2009. Over 1,200 people attended and gained knowledge about the state's capacity to respond to the expected surge of H1N1 cases this fall and how they can prepare their organization for the pandemic.
The target audiences included business, public and private K-12 education, secondary education, law enforcement and public safety agencies, health care workers and faith based organizations.
Public health experts discussed the current H1N1 situation and what to expect this fall. Representatives from various organizations discussed their current pandemic flu plans and preparedness activities. During breakout sessions attendees were encouraged to share detailed information.
For more information about the Governor's Pandemic Influenza Summit click here.