Chief Epidemiologist presenting at Int Bird Flu Summit
New Fields Exhibitions has announced that the Chief Epidemiologist of Vietnam will reveal a comprehensive country report on avian influenza at the 5th International Bird Flu Summit.
Dr Van Dang Ky from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Vietnam has published a Handbook on Avian Influenza Control and Prevention. Since December 2003, bird flu has negatively affected the poultry industry of Vietnam.
â€œIt is vital to have Dr Van Dang Ky to air a side of pandemic prevention in East Asia,â€ says Samir Farajallah, New Fields president and CEO.
The summit will be held 27-28 September at the Thomas & Mack Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Leaders from a broad range of industries will meet with distinguished scientists, public health officials, law enforcers, first responders and other experts around the world. The event will also address the threat of the bird flu outbreak and the possibility human-to-human transmission of H5N1 strain.
The event is open to all interested businesses and organisations.