Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

The hearing began with a remote statement to the committee by World Health Organization’s David Heymann, participating by video… read more

The hearing began with a remote statement to the committee by World Health Organization’s David Heymann, participating by video connection from Geneva, Switzerland. He also answered committee members' questions. 

Health officials and medical experts testified about international and domestic efforts to identify, control, and find a cure for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). They also testified about the extent of the threat of the disease in the U.S and abroad, imposing travel and quarantine restrictions in affected areas, and resources available for infection control. Company officials talked about diagnostic resource development. close

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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

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Program ID:
176511-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 7, 2003
Last Aired:
May 12, 2003

Airing Details

  • May 07, 2003 | 10:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 2003 | 6:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 08, 2003 | 7:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2003 | 1:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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