Avian Influenza

Global healthy officials spoke to reporters about Untied Nations efforts to aid prevention against an avian flu pandemic and support the… read more

Global healthy officials spoke to reporters about Untied Nations efforts to aid prevention against an avian flu pandemic and support the needs of developing countries. They discussed the cost of preventing the virus at its source among animals and how the disease has not yet mutated into a form that is humanly transmissible. Following their remarks, the officials responded to questions and comments from the reporters. close

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  • David Heymann Assistant Director General World Health Organization
  • David Nabarro Coordinator United Nations->Avian and Human Influenza
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Avian Influenza

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Program ID:
189737-1
Category:
United Nations
Format:
News Conference
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Nov 4, 2005

Airing Details

  • Nov 04, 2005 | 2:34am EST | C-SPAN 1