Chair: Melissa Marquis; Staff: David Henry
The Medical Countermeasures Workgroup held its monthly call on August 12. Workgroup chair Melissa Marquis gave a brief on the proceedings of the CDC’s Local Technical Assistance Review (LTAR) transition phase II workshop, held July 30 through Aug. 1. The workgroup received a status update on the development of the long-term dispensing of medical countermeasures policy statement, developed by the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) workgroup in early 2013. Workgroup members also shared their upcoming exercises and conferences with the group.