January 8 Flu Update5% of poultry in Vietnam has bird flu infection. If accurate, this gives us an excellent stake in the ground in terms of where we stand.
Kebbi, Nigeria, has a local bird flu publicity committee.
Haiti has banned bird imports from the Dominican Republic because H5N2 is present there. I mention this only to show the kinds of things we could easily see during a pandemic, and how--in fact--illogical it could be, since it is highly likely that H5N2 is all over that island.
CIDRAP has an interesting study---live operators make a difference in reporting urgent disease matters to health departments.
There is going to be a session on influenza pandemic at the JP Morgan Healthcare conference, going on now.
Bird flu and the immunocompromised.....