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Senate Roundtable Spotlights Need for Sustained Pandemic Preparedness

Friday, February 14, 2020  

he Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs’ roundtable yesterday highlighted the challenges faced by epidemiologists in hospitals and public health, who are working to contain the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), treat patients, protect the healthcare environment, and track down exposures and cases of mild and moderate infection that are capable of spreading. These on-the-ground efforts to stop the spread and protect all of us are at risk of being undermined by several factors: inconsistent federal funding for preparedness and response, incomplete investment in development of vaccines, inadequate funding to spur development of anti-infectives for drug-resistant pathogens, and complacency in the aftermath of a crisis.

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