Bird flu : Communicating the risk


Date: 01 December 2005

Language: English

Source: PAHO, WHO

Themes/topics: communication strategy, health education, health policy, health personnel, social behavior

Many experts believe that avian influenza is a time bomb for human health. But how to deal with the many uncertainties surrounding the issue? Two leading risk communication experts give their best advice on sounding the alarm about what might be the next great flu pandemicŚor not. For more information visit the PAHO Website on Avian and Pandemic Influenza.   View/Download:
Bird flu : Communicating the risk (pdf)