University of Houston experts, including Cumaraswamy Vipulanandan, professor and chair of the civil and environmental engineering department and direct of the Texas Hurrican Center for Innovative Technologies, are prepared to comment on the topics related to hurricane season preparation and response.
Topics to be covered include the authority of government officials to enforce isolation and quarantine, to limit public gatherings, to close public facilities and to take other approaches that may be recommended.
WHAT: Public health law and swine flu summit
WHEN: 3:30-5 p.m. Wednesday, April 29
WHERE: University of Houston Law Center, Heritage Room, second floor
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