PG3 How to plan for and manage a respiratory epidemic/pandemicPostgraduate CourseChairs:
A. Simonds (London, United Kingdom), P. Penttinen (Stockholm, Sweden)Aims: Access educational materials here
To give the multidisciplinary team managing a respiratory epidemic or pandemic an educational update on the topic, tools for planning and management, and then enable them to participate in an escalating pandemic scenario to improve their skills and communication. To reflect on how plans can be individualised to participants’ countries, and how management may change depending on the organism and population involved. To explore lessons learnt from the current influenza epidemic.