Secretary Thompson spoke about a new national initiative for organ donations, as well as abortion and tobacco policy. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Women and Smoking
Following a release of a U.S. Surgeon General’s report on the effects of smoking on women’s health, experts…
Medicare Conference Agreement
Secretary Thompson talked about Medicare reform legislation and providing prescription drug benefits under the…
Health and Human Services Appropriations
Secretary Thompson testified about the fiscal year 2002 budget for the Department of Health and Human Services and…
Mr. Thompson talked about the Department of Health and Human Service’s Organ Donor Program and how it…