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  • Discussion on Ebola Vaccine Research
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    Ebola Vaccine Research

    Dr. Anthony Fauci and others talked about efforts to develop a vaccine against the Ebola virus. Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and…

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  • Fighting Global Tuberculosis AIDS and Malaria
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    Fighting Global Tuberculosis, AIDS, and Malaria

    The hearing was about the reauthorization of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. Panelists representing governmental and non-governmental organizations talked about the scope of…

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  • Drug Resistant Infections
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    Drug Resistant Infections

    Director Gerberding testified about the cause and spread of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a bacterium that can cause serious infection and death. It survives most…

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  • Human Impact of Global Warming
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    Human Impact of Global Warming

    Witnesses testified about the potential impact of global warming on public health, including implications for infectious disease, heat-related illnesses and injuries, drought, and…

    220 views
  • Federal Response to Alzheimers
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    Federal Response to Alzheimer\'s

    Witnesses testified about increasing numbers of Alzheimer’s disease cases, public education efforts by several federal agencies, other research and health care programs, as well as levels…

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  • Tuberculosis Incident Response
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    Tuberculosis Incident Response

    Federal health and law enforcement officials testified about containment of contagious diseases and public safety issues in light of a recent incident involving a citizen who had traveled…

    139 views
  • Autism Treatment and Research
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    Autism Treatment and Research

    Witnesses testified about the prevalence of autism and policy implications for health care in the U.S. Among the topics they addressed were combating autism, available treatments, research…

    655 views
  • Avian Influenza Pandemic Preparation
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    Avian Influenza Pandemic Preparation

    Government health officials testified about progress made in preparations for an avian influenza pandemic. They talked about the state of vaccine development, tracking and epidemiology in…

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  • Health Issues
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    Health Issues

    Director Julie Gerberding was interviewed about the influenza season, vaccinations, AIDS research, and the relationship between the new Congress and the Centers for Disease Control and…

    61 views
  • Pandemic Flu Preparedness
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    Pandemic Flu Preparedness

    Witnesses testified about government efforts to prepare for an influenza pandemic at federal, state, and local levels. Assistant Secretary Agwunobi talked about the $3.8 billion…

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  • Pandemic Preparedness Planning
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    Pandemic Preparedness Planning

    The Health and Human Services Department held a forum for state and local officials to discuss pandemic preparedness planning. Among the topics addressed were threats posed by the avian…

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  • Pandemic Preparedness Planning
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    Pandemic Preparedness Planning

    The Health and Human Services Department held a forum for state and local officials to discuss pandemic preparedness planning. Among the topics addressed were threats posed by the avian…

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  • National Pandemic Influenza Preparedness
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    National Pandemic Influenza Preparedness

    Secretary Leavitt and other health officials testified about the threat of avian flu and preparations for a potential outbreak or pandemic within human populations. Among the issues they addressed were…

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  • Pandemic Flu
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    Pandemic Flu

    Dr. Gerberding spoke about a possible avian flu pandemic. She discussed federal funding, precautionary measures, and transmission of the virus. Dr. Gerberding also talked about President…

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  • Influenza Vaccinations
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    Influenza Vaccinations

    Medical officials spoke to reporters about flu shot priorities. They discussed how those in high-risk groups, along with Hurricane Katrina evacuees, would receive top priority. The…

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  • Rubella in the US
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    Rubella in the U.S.

    Director Gerberding announced that rubella, once a major cause of birth defects, is no longer a health threat in the U.S. Rubella is a form of measles. Dr. Roses described a Pan American…

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  • Influenza Vaccine Shortage
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    Influenza Vaccine Shortage

    Witnesses testified about the shortage of flu vaccine in the U.S. The heads of federal medical agencies explained the loss of 42 million doses of the vaccine from a British pharmaceuticals…

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  • Influenza Vaccine Supply
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    Influenza Vaccine Supply

    Dr. Gerberding spoke with reporters about the availability of influenza vaccines. She discussed the recent announcement that a British vaccine manufacturer, Chiron, will be unable to supply…

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  • Influenza Vaccine
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    Influenza Vaccine

    Health officials testified before the committee about the availability of influenza vaccines. They discussed the recent announcement that a British vaccine manufacturer, Chiron, will be…

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  • Influenza Vaccine Supply
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    Influenza Vaccine Supply

    Health officials spoke about the availability of influenza vaccines. They discussed the recent announcement that a British vaccine manufacturer, Chiron, will be unable to supply vaccines…

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