APPENDIX B

Workshop Agenda

Institute of Medicine

The National Academies

FORUM ON EMERGING INFECTIONS

International Aspects of Emerging Infections

National Academy of Sciences Auditorium

2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C.

THURSDAY, 28 OCTOBER 1999

8:30a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Joshua Lederberg, Chair, Forum on Emerging Infections

8:45

Keynote Address

David Heymann, Executive Director, Communicable Diseases, World Health Organization

9:30–12:45

Emerging Infections in the Americas Moderator: David Shlaes, Forum Member

9:30

Emerging Infections in Colombia: A National Perspective

Jorge Boshell-Samper, Director General, Instituto National de Salud, Colombia

 


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EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES FROM THE GLOBAL TO THE LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: A Summary of a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections APPENDIX B Workshop Agenda Institute of Medicine The National Academies FORUM ON EMERGING INFECTIONS International Aspects of Emerging Infections National Academy of Sciences Auditorium 2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. THURSDAY, 28 OCTOBER 1999 8:30a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks Joshua Lederberg, Chair, Forum on Emerging Infections 8:45 Keynote Address David Heymann, Executive Director, Communicable Diseases, World Health Organization 9:30–12:45 Emerging Infections in the Americas Moderator: David Shlaes, Forum Member 9:30 Emerging Infections in Colombia: A National Perspective Jorge Boshell-Samper, Director General, Instituto National de Salud, Colombia  

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EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES FROM THE GLOBAL TO THE LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: A Summary of a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections 10:00 A National Strategy for Emerging Infectious Diseases: The Argentine Case of 1999 Elsa Segura, Director, Administración Nacional de Laboratrios e Institutos de Salud, “Dr. Carlos G. Malbran,” Argentina 10:30 Break 10:45 The Response of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) to Emerging Infectious Diseases in Latin America and the Caribbean Francisco Pinheiro, Advisor on Viral Diseases, Division of Disease Prevention and Control, Pan American Health Organization 11:15 Diagnosis, Epidemiological Surveillance, and Control Programs for Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases in Mexico Ana Flisser, Director, National Institute for Epidemiological Diagnosis and Reference (INDRE), Mexico 11:45 PANEL DISCUSSION Panel Members Speakers: Jorge Boshell-Samper Elsa Segura Francisco Pinheiro Ana Flisser Invited Panelists: Steve Waterman, California Office of Border Health, CDC Robert Shope, University of Texas David Bell, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Caryn Miller, USAID 12:45p.m. Lunch 2:00–5:15 EMERGING INFECTIONS IN AFRICA Moderator: Stephen Morse, Forum Member  

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EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES FROM THE GLOBAL TO THE LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: A Summary of a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections 2:00 Integrated Disease Surveillance and Epidemic Preparedness and Response in Africa Bradley Perkins, Chief, Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States 2:30 Global Emerging Infections System (GEIS) Patrick W. Kelley, Director, Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, United States Army 3:00 Emerging Infections in Africa: The WHO African Regional Office Response 3:30 Break 4:15 Panel Discussion Panel Members Speakers: Bradley Perkins Patrick Kelley Antoine Kabore Invited Panelists: Adel Mahmoud, Merck Vaccines Philip Coyne, World Bank Mary Ettling, USAID 5:15 Adjournment FRIDAY, 29 OCTOBER 1999 8:30a.m. Opening Remarks Joshua Lederberg, Chair, Forum on Emerging Infections 8:45–12:00 Emerging Infections in Asia and the Pacific Moderator: Gary Christopherson, Forum Member 8:45 Emerging Infectious Diseases in Hong Kong and Their Public Health Significance Kwok Hang Mak, Department of Health, Hong Kong, China  

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EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES FROM THE GLOBAL TO THE LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: A Summary of a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections 9:15 Emerging Diseases in the Australasian Region John MacKenzie, Professor and Head, Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, The University of Queensland, Australia 9:45 Past Review of Emerging Diseases of Thailand, Southeast Asia, and South Asia 10:15 International Smart Partnership in Emerging Diseases: Sense and Sensitivity Lam Sai-Kit, Professor and Head, Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 10:45 Break 11:00 Panel Discussion Panel Members Speakers: John MacKenzie Lam Sai-Kit K.H. Mak Invited Panelists: Nancy Cox, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Ann Marie Kimball, University of Washington Michael MacDonald, USAID-BASICS Project Kaye Wachsmuth, USDA 12:00noon Lunch 1:00–4:15 EMERGING INFECTIONS IN EUROPE Moderator: Renu Gupta, Forum Member 1:00 Pandemic Strategic Planning Jane Leese, Senior Medical Officer, Immunization Team, Department of Health, London, United Kingdom 1:30 Emerging Infections in the Former Soviet Union, and the MSF International Campaign for Access to Drugs in Developing Countries Ian Small, Director, Médicins sans Frontières, Tashkent, Uzbekistan  

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EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES FROM THE GLOBAL TO THE LOCAL PERSPECTIVE: A Summary of a Workshop of the Forum on Emerging Infections 2:00 European Responses to Emerging Infections and Their Policy Implications Julius Weinberg, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research), School of Informatics, City University, London; Honorary Consultant Epidemiologist, Public Health Laboratory Service, Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, London, United Kingdom 2:30 Demonstration of the European Delphi Study Julius Weinberg, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research), School of Informatics, City University, London; Honorary Consultant Epidemiologist, Public Health Laboratory Service, Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, London, United Kingdom 3:00 Break 3:15 PANEL DISCUSSION Panel Members Speakers: Jane Leese Julius Weinberg Ian Small Invited Panelists: Robert Steinglass, U.S. AID-BASICS Project David Fidler, University of Indiana James LeDuc, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Mary Ann Micka, USAID Laura Efros, OSTP 4:15–5:30 Summary and Concluding Remarks Moderator: Joshua Lederberg, Chair, Forum on Emerging Infections 4:15 Summary and Discussion with Session Moderators Closing Remarks Joshua Lederberg Chair, Forum on Emerging Infections 5:30 Adjournment