H1N1 Influenza A: Preparing Suffolk County’s Schools and School Districts. Humayun J. Chaudhry, DO, MS, SM, FACOI, FACP, FAODME Commissioner, Suffolk County Department of Health Services, NY and Clinical Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine,
Humayun J. Chaudhry, DO, MS, SM, FACOI, FACP, FAODME
Commissioner, Suffolk County Department of Health Services, NY
Clinical Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine,
Stony Brook University School of Medicine, N.Y.
The Roof Rat
World Population 1.8 Billion 6.8 Billion
Primary Mode of Ships, Jet Aircraft,
Transportation Railroad Automobile
Time for Virus to 4 months 4 days
Circle the Globe
Estimated Dead 20+ Million ?
Source: MMWR, September 26, 2008
Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, on Sept. 18 reported more than 700 cases of “ILI” since classes began
A 20 year-old student at Cornell with an underlying medical condition died of complications from the H1N1 virus two weeks ago
3 adjoining college campuses have had a total of 100 casesCornell University “ILI” Outbreak
Pursuant to the New York Public Health Law,
the Suffolk County Commissioner of Health
Services has the legal authority to order the
isolation and/or quarantine of any person or
thing “infected with or exposed to” a
New York Public Health Law § 2100 (1);
10 N.Y.C.R.R. §§ 2.1, 2.25 & 2.29.