General Information

Planning and Response

Health Professionals


Bird and animal issues

Economic impacts

Research activities

Global activities

History of Pandemics

Hospital with rows of beds with Influenza patients - Photo courtesy of the National Museum of Health and Medicine

Other Links


Illinois Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response Plan - PDF



General Information

Frequently asked questions about pandemic influenza

Pandemic Flu - CDC

Preparing for Pandemic Influenza – What you can do - CDC

Avian influenza - CDC

H1N1 Influenza

Monitoring outbreaks - CDC

Stopping the spread of germs at home, work and school - CDC

Ounce of Prevention Campaign - preventing infectious diseases - CDC

Travel - CDC

Creating Liquid Tamiflu for children older than 1 year of age during a Pandemic Flu (PDF)