January 3, 2013
On January 3, 2013, the Southern Legislative Conference, CSG's Southern Office, hosted a complimentary webinar focusing on the recent meningitis outbreak and the ensuing federal and state responses. The disease has affected more than 540 people across 19 states and caused 36 deaths. The federal government and state health departments have begun assessing what measures can be taken to avoid future outbreaks, such as strengthening efforts to regulate compounding pharmacies and by coordinating initiatives to share information and strategies. Click here for more information.