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Pandemic planning discussion on Sept. 2 
On Wednesday, Sept. 2, a panel discussion will be held regarding how you can be prepared for this upcoming flu season. The panel will feature the following presenters:
  • Steve Hinrichs, M.D., chairman of pathology/microbiology;
  • Deb Thomas, assistant vice chancellor for business services;
  • John Russell, assistant vice chancellor for human resources; and
  • Marcia Beckerdite, infection control specialist.
Discussion topics will include:
  • Pandemic planning;
  • Vaccines;
  • Predictions for the upcoming flu season; and
  • The "Cover Your Cough" campaign.
The session will run from noon to 1 p.m. in the Durham Research Center Auditorium. Participants are welcome to bring their own lunch. Register online or contact Margaret Boyce at maboyce@unmc.edu or 559-4371.

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