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CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents:
“Working to Eliminate Measles Around the Globe”
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., EDT
Global Communications Center (Building 19)
Alexander D. Langmuir Auditorium
James L. Goodson, MPH
Senior Measles Scientist, Accelerated Disease Control and VPD Surveillance Branch
Global Immunization Division
Center for Global Health, CDC
The Measles & Rubella Initiative and Partnerships for Elimination
Paul A. Rota, PhD
Measles Team Lead, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Herpesviruses Laboratory Branch
Division of Viral Diseases
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC
The Role of the Global Measles and Rubella Laboratory Network
Desiree Pastor, MD, MPH
Regional Immunization Advisor, Pan American Health Organization
Regional Offices for the Americas, World Health Organization
The Elimination of Measles in the Americas
Peter M. Strebel, MBChB, MPH
Accelerated Disease Control Leader, Expanded Programme on Immunization
World Health Organization
Global Strategies to Eliminate Measles
John Iskander, MD, MPH, Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Phoebe Thorpe, MD, MPH, Deputy Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Susan Laird, MSN, RN, Communications Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
For CDC staff unable to attend the event:
The session will be available on IPTV and Envision. To join by Envision, reserve a conference room and make the Envision request or use your local room scheduling process to schedule Envision.
For non-CDC staff interested in viewing the session:
A live external webcast will be available. For individuals who are unable to view the session during the scheduled time, the archived presentation will posted 48 hours after each session.
For non-CDC staff who wish to attend in person:
Due to security measures at CDC’s Roybal campus, non-CDC staff who wish to attend these sessions in person must have prior clearance and a U.S. state-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, US passport).
Names of non-CDC staff (both domestic and international) should be submitted to the Grand Rounds Team. Please note that all information for international visitors must be submitted at least 10 days in advance.
For questions about this Grand Rounds topic: Feel free to e-mail your questions before or during the session.