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Examining International and Indonesian Responses to H5N1 Influenza - Cindy Lin

Examining International and Indonesian Responses to H5N1 Influenza

Cindy Lin

Introduction

In this paper, I will discuss two protracted responses towards the H5N1 influenza outbreak in Indonesia – the Participatory Disease Surveillance and Response (PDSR) designed and imple- mented from 2005 to 2010 and the aftermath of Indonesia’s refusal to share viral samples with WHO from 2007 to 2011. 2,916 more words

Essays

Fucking Pussy Dies of Bird Flu

Newport, Rhode Island–Dave Mariucci, a 26 year-old software engineer, died Friday, only one day after being diagnosed with avian influenza, commonly known as bird flu.  Sources close to Mariucci say that friends and family never imagined that he was so big a pussy that he could be killed by a disease named after fucking birds. 218 more words

Satire

No new contract for Alberta’s top doc, Dr. James Talbot to step down

WATCH: Heather Yourex has your daily health headlines for June 19.

CALGARY – After three years on the job, Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health is stepping down. 822 more words

Health

Protect Yourself From Infection In The Workplace

I don’t know if you have been following the MERS outbreak in the news but it does raise some concern. The CDC issued a MERS advisory yesterday. 1,148 more words

Anesthesia

Iran Reports Bird Flu Outbreak

Iranian officials have announced an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu virus among backyard chickens in a northern village. 87 more words

World

Anjing Vs Merpati

Beberapa waktu yang lalu… Banyak dari teman saya posting masalah gubernur bali yang memusnahkan anjing liar di Bali, kebetulan saya juga pecinta anjing.. ingat! Pecinta anjing… 378 more words

Anjing Bali

Avian Flu and You

I have been remiss in not writing about the avian influenza outbreak currently going on among domestic poultry in the United States. Seanetter/physician Donna Cooper wrote to me on the subject of keeping you volunteers protected during your dealings with carcasses, and her prompt is much appreciated. 1,316 more words

Die-offs