Media Advisory: Free Webinar on Preventing the Spread of H1N1/Swine Flu in School from AASA and

Nov. 23, 2009

What: Free web seminar on Preventing the Spread of H1N1/Swine Flu in School

When: Nov. 30, 2009, at 1p.m. EDT (10 a.m. PDT)

Sponsor: The American Association of School Administrators, the professional organization for school system leaders, and, a leading web destination for parents of school-aged children.

Hosts: The webinar will be led by Margaret Fisher, M.D., chair of the Pediatric Residency Program at the Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, and a world renowned pediatric infectious disease consultant, and Peter Wenger, M.D., associate professor of the School of Public Health at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, who specializes in pediatric infectious diseases, immunizations and infection control.

Audience:This free webinar is designed for families, educators and administrators.


Contact: Amy Vogt, AASA, 703-875-0723 or


About AASA
The American Association of School Administrators, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. AASA’s mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to the highest quality public education for all children. For more information, visit

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