Preparing for Flu Season and Preventing Another Pandemic


Amesh Adalja, M.D., FIDSA
Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, Senior Scholar


Jennifer Miller
Families Fighting Flu, Treasurer

Anand Parekh, M.D.
Bipartisan Policy Center, Chief Medical Advisor

Litjen (L.J.) Tan, Ph.D., M.S.
Immunization Action Coalition, Chief Strategy Officer

Experts and Analysts

Doris J. Bucher, Ph.D.
New York Medical College, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Helen Y. Chu, M.D., MPH
University of Washington School of Medicine, Associate Professor of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Michael L. Jackson, Ph.D., MPH
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Senior Investigator

Rebecca Katz, Ph.D., MPH
Georgetown University Medical Center, Center for Global Health Science and Security, Director

Flor M. Munoz, M.D.
Baylor College of Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases

Jana Shaw, M.D., MPH, MS
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Professor of Pediatrics

Eric Toner, M.D.
Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, Senior Scholar


Jay C. Butler, M.D.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases

Sarah Despres, J.D.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Counselor for Public Health and Science

Gary L. Disbrow, Ph.D.
Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, Director

Vivien G. Dugan, Ph.D.
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Influenza Division, Acting Director

Emily Erbelding, M.D., MPH
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Director

Peter Marks, M.D., Ph.D.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Director

John R. Mascola, M.D.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Vaccine Research Center, Director


Georges C. Benjamin, M.D.
American Public Health Association, Executive Director

James S. Blumenstock, M.A
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, Pandemic Response and Recovery, Senior Vice President

Niki Carelli, Esq.
Coalition to Stop Flu, Executive Director

Matt Eyles, M.S.
America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), President and CEO

Thomas File, M.D., MSc
Infectious Disease Society of America, Immediate Past President; Summa Health, Infectious Disease Division, Chair

Leonard Friedland, M.D.
GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines, Scientific Affairs and Public Health, Vice President

Yvonne A. Maldonado, M.D., FAAP
American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Infectious Diseases, Chairperson

Kimberly N. Scott, MPH
National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), Senior Program Analyst, Immunization

Gregg Sylvester, M.D.
Seqirus, Chief Medical Officer

Ashley Thompson, MHA
American Hospital Association, Senior Vice President, Public Policy Analysis and Development

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