The Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies of Science held a symposium, in memory of Dr. John R. La Montagne on April 4-5, 2005, to discuss the current state of the art of research on pandemic influenza and to identify gaps in research. The symposium serves as a first step of discussion towards a combined and coordinated research effort among Department of Health and Human Services agencies, other governmental agencies, international partners and the private sector. The statement of task that guided the Symposium agenda included these specific questions:
The Proceedings of the John La Montagne Memorial Symposium on Pandemic Influenza Research Gaps represents a slightly edited transcript of the plenary presentations, rapporteur presentations, plenary discussion and presentation slides. This document contains the Symposium agenda, short biographies of plenary speakers, and provides a list of individuals who attended the symposium.
Institute of Medicine. 2005. John R. La Montagne Memorial Symposium on Pandemic Influenza Research: Meeting Proceedings. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/11448.
|2 Plenary Speakers, Day 1||7-52|
|3 Morning Plenary Discussion, Day 1||53-58|
|4 Working Groups , Day 1||59-98|
|5 Afternoon Discussion: Reaction to Rapporteurs, Day 1||99-102|
|6 Plenary Speakers, Day 2||103-132|
|7 Morning Plenary Discussion, Day 2||133-136|
|8 Working Groups, Day 2||137-164|
|9 Preparation for Pandemic Infuenza: Filling the Gaps in Knowledge and Understanding||165-178|
|Appendix A: Speaker Biographies||179-182|
|Appendix B: Pandemic Flu Workshop Participants||183-202|
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