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Published:October 8th, 2009 12:40 EST
H1N1 Influenza Information for At-Risk Groups

H1N1 Influenza Information for At-Risk Groups

By SOP newswire2

On Thursday, October 8, and Friday, October 9, the White House Office of Public Engagement, in coordination with the Department of Health and Human Services and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will hold informational conference calls about H1N1 influenza prevention, early treatment, and vaccination. A complete schedule of calls and call-in information is listed below. Please feel free to join in any number of these calls.

For more information about H1N1, visit: http://www.cdc.gov/h1n1flu/.

Please note the Friday, October 9 call at 11:00 a.m. (EDT) on H1N1 and Persons with HIV/AIDS.

THURSDAY, October 8 starting at 11:00 a.m. (EDT)

1:00 p.m. EDT  General H1N1 Outreach Call with Organizations of Any Background
Participant: (800) 230-1085
Title: H1N1 Briefing *Provide in lieu of passcode*

1:45 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and Children Under 5 and Children with High-Risk Conditions
Participant: (800) 288-8961
Title: Children H1N1 *Provide in lieu of passcode*

2:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and Persons with Cancer and Non-HIV Immunosuppressive Conditions
Participant: (800) 230-1096
Title: Cancer H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*

2:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and African Americans
Participant: (800) 288-8960
Title: African American H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*

 

7:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and Pacific Islanders

Participant: (800) 230-1059

Title: Pacific Islanders H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*

FRIDAY, October 9, starting at 11:00 a.m. (EDT)

11:00 a.m. EDT  H1N1 and Persons with HIV/AIDS
Participant: (800) 288-8961
Title: HIVAIDS H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*  

12:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and Persons with Cardiovascular Disease
Participant: (800) 230-1951
Title: Cardiovascular H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*

1:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and Persons with Diabetes
Participant: (800) 230-1085
Title: Diabetes H1N1 *Provide in lieu of passcode*

1:00 p.m. EDT H1N1 and Persons with Asthma
Participant: (800) 230-1074
Title: Asthma H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*

2:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1 and Persons with Disabilities
Participant: (800) 230-1951
Title: Disabilities H1N1 Call *Provide in lieu of passcode*

2:00 p.m. EDT  H1N1, Immigrants & Non-English Speakers, Including Latino & Asian Organizations

Participant:(800) 230-1096

Title: Immigrants/Non English Speaking H1N1 *Provide in lieu of passcode*

For more information on influenza, including pandemic influenza and avian influenza, visit http://www.flu.gov/  

About NMAC
The National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) has advanced its mission, to develop leadership within communities of color to address the challenges of HIV/AIDS " since 1987 through individualized capacity building assistance; technical assistance trainings; public policy education programs; national and regional conferences; treatment and research education programs; online and printed resource materials; and a website: http://www.nmac.org/. The agency also serves as a membership association for its constituent AIDS service organizations and minority faith- and community-based organizations delivering HIV/AIDS services in communities of color and advocates on their behalf in Washington, DC.

NMAC`s advocacy efforts are funded through private funders and donors only. For more information, please contact NMAC directly at (202) 483-NMAC (6622) or
communications@nmac.org. You may find us online at http://www.nmac.org/ as well as on Facebook.com, Wikipedia.com, Twitter.com, MyPhotoAlbum.com and YouTube.com.  
 

 

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