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Bridging Science and Security for Biological Research

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Weapons of Mass Destruction Directorate, in collaboration with the American Association of Universities (AAU) and Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), have hosted meetings with the biological sciences community to summarize important lessons learned, challenges faced, and areas for  Read More »

Author:
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Publish Date:
Feb 2013

Future Opportunities for U.S. ‐ Uzbekistan Cooperation in the Life Science

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a meeting on Future Opportunities for U.S.-Uzbekistan Cooperation in the Life Sciences in September 2012. The meeting focused on broad disciplinary areas within the environmental, agricultural, and human health sciences. The workshop included scientific presentations from  Read More »

Author:
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Publish Date:
September 2012

H.R. 307: Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013

An act to reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes.

Author:
Rep. Mike Rogers
Publish Date:
Jan 18 2013

National Health Security Strategy 2009

This document presents the Nation’s first National Health Security Strategy (NHSS), which is intended to help galvanize efforts to minimize the health consequences associated with significant health incidents. The NHSS was developed in consultation with a broad range of stakeholders, including representatives from local, state, territorial, tribal, and federal government; community-based organizations; private-sector firms; and  Read More »

Author:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Publish Date:
Dec 2009

National Strategy for Countering Biological Threats 2009

This National Strategy for Countering Biological Threats articulates our vision for managing these evolving and complex risks. It is a vision of shared commitment wherein the United States Government works with domestic and international partners to advance the health security of all people. It recognizes that the pace and progress of the life sciences require  Read More »

Author:
National Security Council
Publish Date:
Nov 2009