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Expert Tip Sheet: Swine Flu: Statistical Model Predicts Spread in U.S.

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Indiana University experts in statistical analysis and computer modeling of epidemics, health law and public health discuss statistical models for U.S. cases, challenges to addressing the spread of the swine flu and advice for staying healthy.

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Swine Flu "“ a Major Public Administration Challenge; Not Dem. Or Repub. Issue

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"There isn't a Republican or Democratic way to protect individuals from swine flu," says University of Maryland's Donald Kettl, an expert in public administration. "The Obama administration has to very carefully calibrate awareness without creating panic. It has to build partnerships across all levels of government, across the health sector, and with other nations."

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Virologists Available to Media to Respond to Influenza Questions

A virologist currently investigating transmission of swine viruses between species and a virologist who has developed a novel vaccine technology, which has broad applicability to almost all viruses, are available to respond to media queries related to Swine flu and related issues.

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Tip Sheet: Swine Flu "“ Medical, Public Health and Homeland Security Experts Available for Comment

The following faculty members of The George Washington University Medical Center are available to comment on topics regarding the swine flu outbreak.

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University of Maryland Swine Influenza Experts

The University of Maryland has a number of experts who can talk about the Swine Flu epidemic.

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Swine Flu Experts

Iowa State University has swine flu experts available, including the current president of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians, which includes veterinarians from Mexico.

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Swine Flu: Top 20 Answers You Need to Know

With more outbreaks of the new strain of swine flu come outbreaks of misinformation and rumor. Below are 20 questions answered by infectious disease expert Charles Ericsson, M.D., professor of internal medicine and director of Travel Medicine at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston.

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Swine Flu: Health and Science Experts Available

The Swine Flu has infected 40 people in the United States and hundreds more in Mexico. Temple University has specialists who can comment on a number of areas related to the outbreak, including: understanding the disease, preparedness and prevention of outbreak, spread of the virus, development and production of vaccinations, and the media's role in disseminating information.

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Swine Flu Outbreak Hits Retail

Concerns about a Swine flu outbreak lowered retail stocks on Monday. According to food safety expert Nancy Childs, Ph.D., pandemic reactions create consumer distrust in the safety of the retail environment. "Any potential for further slowdown in global economic activity is a concern," she says.

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Experts Available to Discuss How a Flu Outbreak Spreads and the Best Intervention Strategies

Georgia Tech professors have developed models that show how a flu outbreak would spread in the state of Georgia and what the best intervention strategies are.







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