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It is recommended that everyone 6 months and older receive an annual flu vaccine. With introduction by Professor Tony Capon, a pair of second year students in Public Health gave a presentation on Climate Change and its health impacts in 2012. Jones encouraged public health leaders to use these tough economic times to eliminate failing programs and look at how to leverage successes of existing programs that succeed in generating measurable change.

These are areas where there will be less competition from private insurers who have typically kept away from them, but of course any private health insurers would be able to enter these markets and compete if they wished. Such a diverse comparison of the effects of this major storm is very impressive.

Pentella further emphasized the funding issues facing laboratories, particularly in light of economic constraints leading to furloughs and extensive budget cuts. Since 1950, age-adjusted death rates …