Appendix AAgenda

Publication Details

Ethical and Legal Considerations in Mitigating Pandemic Disease

PAHO Headquarters—Conference Room A

525 23rd Street, NW

Washington, D.C.

September 19–20, 2006


Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Session I. Understanding the Challenges of the Future by Examining the Past: Influenza/Smallpox/SARS

Moderator: Ruth Berkelman, M.D., Emory University,

Rollins School of Public Health

Session II. Domestic, Regional, and International Preparedness Planning

Moderator: P. Frederick Sparling, M.D., Vice Chair,

Forum on Microbial Threats

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Session III. Disease Mitigation Strategies–Quarantine, Containment and Modeling

Moderator: Gary Roselle, M.D., Program Director for Infectious Diseases,

Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office



Timothy C. Germann, Ph.D., Los Alamos National Laboratory

Session IV. Ethical Issues in Pandemic Planning and Response

Moderator: Stanley M. Lemon, M.D., Chair, Forum on Microbial Threats



Steven Bice, Battelle, Atlanta, Georgia D.A. Henderson, M.D., Center for Biosecurity, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center