EPA and WaterISAC Slated to Host Pandemic Influenza Planning Webinar for ISAC-Pro Subscribers

On Wednesday, September 29 at 1:00pm (eastern), the WaterISAC will partner with colleagues across the water sector to host a pandemic influenza planning and preparedness webinar that will focus on lessons learned from last year’s outbreak.  This event is open to WaterISAC Pro subscribers only.  If you are not already a Pro subscriber, please sign up for this unique service by taking advantage of a free, 12-month trial subscription. Additional information is available at www.waterisac.org.

Participants will hear from an array of water sector partners including the San Jose Water Company, the California Department of Public Health (CA DPH), the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and U.S. EPA.  The following perspectives will be offered:

  • Update on pandemic influenza from the healthcare perspective;
  • State planning and preparedness efforts in partnership with utilities; and
  • Utility lessons learned from planning and preparing for pandemic influenza.

The webinar will include a Q&A session and will also introduce participants to helpful resources on WaterISAC to enhance their planning and preparedness activities for pandemic flu and other incidents.  The webinar, which will be recorded and archived for future access, is open to all WaterISAC Pro subscribers who may register by going to www.waterisac.org and following the instructions under the “News and Events” section.

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