You make the call: handling a possible flu epidemic

An electron microscope close-up image of the new swine flu virus
An electron microscope close-up image of the new swine flu virus.
Courtesy Center for Disease Control

Imagine you’re the director of the Center for Disease Control, the US government’s top job for handling public health concerns.

Suddenly you’re faced with a new strain of flu, and must make a series of decisions over the course of a year on how to handle the outbreak. What will you do? Test your decision-making ability to handling a possible flu crisis. See how your decisions compare with others who’ve tried this activity.

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