02.11.16

Improving the Department of Homeland Security’s Biological Detection and Surveillance Programs

February 11, 2016 2:00 PM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

This hearing will build upon previous biological threat hearings to review the Department of Homeland Security’s biological detection and surveillance programs, especially in light of recent critical Government Accountability Office (GAO) reviews and the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense.

Opening Statements

Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement

Live Stream

Witnesses

Dr. Kathryn Brinsfield
Assistant Secretary
Office of Health Affairs
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Dr. Reginald Brothers
Under Secretary for Science and Technology
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Witness Testimony

Mr. Chris P. Currie
Director
Emergency Management, National Preparedness and
Critical Infrastructure Protection
Homeland Security and Justice Team
U.S. Government Accountability Office
Witness Testimony