Project and Meeting Reports

CDC Anthrax Kickoff Meeting

Date: August 22—23, 2013 Staff Representative: Andy Roszak and Lisa Brown Member Representative: N/A Highlights: NACCHO and CDC are collaborating on a new project based upon the recently updated clinical recommendations for the prophylaxis and…

Institute of Medicine BioWatch Meeting

Date: August 19, 2013 Staff Representative: Laura Biesiadecki Member Representative: N/A Highlights: Meeting attendees discussed strategies to ensure coordination between federal agencies and state and local government in the development of guidance on how to…

Alliance for Health Reform Briefing

Date: August 15, 2013 Staff Representative: Jack Herrmann Member Representative: N/A Highlights: The Alliance for Health Reform hosted a congressional briefing on “Public Health Preparedness: Are We Ready for Disaster?” Panelists included, Georges Benjamin (American…