Global Diseases

Officials testified about the plans to combat infectious diseases, especially influenza and SARS. They discussed activities including… read more

Officials testified about the plans to combat infectious diseases, especially influenza and SARS. They discussed activities including the expansion of the Centers for Disease Control and the global communications center they are building, vaccine development, international health detection, and bio-sensing. Their goals including increasing the global reach, connectivity, and speed of their communications and having vaccine development ready for emerging diseases by gene recombination. Also discussed were concerns about diseases spread by terrorists. close

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Program ID:
181563-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2004
Last Aired:
May 2, 2004

Airing Details

  • Apr 28, 2004 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 28, 2004 | 11:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 30, 2004 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 02, 2004 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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