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Emergent BioSolutions applauds passage, signing of barda legislation

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H1N1 response shows need for better medical emergency plans

This commentary was written by Bob Graham and Jim Talent ?and published in The Washington Post on Jan. 4. Read More »

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Flu pandemics could affect blood supplies, German study says

A German research team has discovered that a severe pandemic scenario could quickly lead to a deficit of up to 96,000 red blood cell (RBC) transfusion units in Germany alone, creating potentially fatal outcomes.
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Medical countermeasure development should be priority, BARDA director says

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Researcher advocates avoiding panic in pandemics

Public health officials walking a tightrope between massive demand for vaccines and intense public scrutiny of side effects now have a new standard for evaluating the safety of their vaccination programs.
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Experts offer advice on school preparedness for H1N1 outbreaks

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New video supports enhanced U.S. vaccine preparedness

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Free emergency preparedness toolkit now available online

A new emergency preparedness toolkit from www.Do1thing.us is designed to help its partners better prepare employees, members and individuals for emergencies and disasters. Read More »

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Michigan emergency preparedness campaign kicks off