Distribution bottlenecks have lead to flu shot shortages in some parts of the country. A look at flu vaccine supplies and ongoing efforts to prevent the emergence and spread of avian flu.

Guests

  • Dr. Anthony Fauci Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH
  • Dr. Adel Mahmoud chief medical adviser for vaccines and infectious diseases, Merck & Company, Inc.
  • Walter Boyce professor and director, Wildlife Health Center, University of California, Davis

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