AN AVIAN FLU PANDEMIC: HOW WOULD BUSINESS RESPOND?

November 28, 2006 | Baruch College

Baruch College Conference to Explore Ethical, Financial and Management Issues
Monday, Dec. 1, 2006

The Robert Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity at Baruch College will hold a conference exploring the impact of a possible avian flue pandemic on business continuity public policy and health care on Friday, Dec. 1, 2006.

Avian Flu: Ethical, Financial, and Management Issues for Business will bring together noted medical authorities, public policy experts, and corporate executives for an intensive look at how businesses could continue to function in the event of large-scale illness, absenteeism and possible disruption of transportation, supply chains, and communications.

What are the ethical responsibilities of business to its employees in such circumstances and how would companies continue to do business?

Speakers include Patrick Alesi, Business Continuity Management. Lehman Brothers, Nancy Dubler, Head of the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center, Isaac Weisfuse, MD, MPH, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, others. To register online:

http://zicklin.baruch.cuny.edu/centers/cci/events/the-corporate-response-to-to-avain-flu

Phone: 646.312.3231

COVERAGE INVITED.
DAY: Monday, Dec. 1, 2006
TIME: 9 am – 3:15 pm
PLACE: Baruch College
55 Lexington Ave (@ 24 St.)
Room 14-240

Contact: Zane Berzins
646.660.6113