Lecture: Public Health Preparedness and Response

Location: Taylor Little Theatre
Apr 29, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

 Ali S. Khan, MD, MPH, director of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will discuss his work during a free public lecture at Mercyhurst University on Tuesday, April 29. Khan is among the nation’s most experienced experts for health security and has led responses to numerous high-profile domestic and international public health emergencies, including Ebola hemorrhagic fever, avian influenza, SARS, the Asian tsunami and Hurricane Katrina. His experience also involves global health polio and malaria initiatives, bioterrorism preparedness, anthrax attacks and global infectious diseases. His talk, which begins at 7 p.m. in Taylor Little Theatre, is free and open to the public. For more information, call 824-3671 or email PublicHealthinfo@mercyhurst.edu. Read more.
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