Media Briefing: Novel H1N1(Swine) Flu Update
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Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) State Epidemiologist Dr. Mary Currier will provide a media briefing on the first Novel H1N1 (swine) flu death in Mississippi today. A Question and Answer session will immediately follow the update.
Please note that due to the high volume of media inquiries, this will be the only opportunity for media questions today.
WHEN: 1 p.m. today, August 7.
Phone-in: Out-of-area media may participate in the call by following the instructions below. The phone lines open at 12:50 p.m.
On-site: Executive Conference Room at the MSDH Central Office, 570 East Woodrow Wilson, in Jackson. Local media that attend with cameras and audio equipment need to be at the Communications Office (Osborne Building, Suite 100) by 12:45 p.m.
WHO: All media are invited to attend.
- Dial 1-866-539-1119, followed by the room number, which is: *1743358* (The * must be entered before and after the room number.)
- You will be on hold until the moderator begins the conference.
- NOTE: Please keep your phones on “mute” unless you are asking a question during the Q and A session.
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Last reviewed on Aug 7, 2009