Japanese Encephalitis Virus Community Forum


Residents and businesses in north and north western Victoria are invited to join the online Community Forum hosted by the Department of Health and Agriculture Victoria, who lead the state’s response to (JE) virus. The online event is an opportunity learn about the transmission and impact of JE virus, ways the department and Agriculture Victoria are responding to the outbreak, regions impacted by the virus and how you can prevent the spread of JE virus. A portion of the event will be set aside for you to raise questions, which will be answered by representatives from the department or Agriculture Victoria.

Speakers will include:

  • Professor Deborah Friedman, Deputy Chief Health Officer – Communicable Diseases, Victorian Department of Health

  • Dr Graeme Cooke, Chief Veterinary Officer, Agriculture Victoria

Event details

When: Tuesday 12 April from 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Where: Online forum


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