11.03.15

Defending Against Bioterrorism: How Vulnerable is America?

November 3, 2015 10:00 AM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

This hearing will focus on the findings of the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense’s recently released report. Former Senator Lieberman and Former Governor Ridge, the Panel’s Co-Chairs, will update Committee Members on the Panel’s work and the state of U.S. bio security leadership and programs, including recommendations for improving our biodefense posture.

Opening Statements

Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman
Opening Statement

Live Stream

Witnesses

The Honorable Thomas J. Ridge
Co-Chair
Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense
Witness Statement

The Honorable Joseph I. Lieberman
Co-Chair
Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense
Witness Statement

Leonard A. Cole, PhD
Director
Terror Medicine and Security Program
Department of Emergency Medicine
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Witness Statement