Meeting 2: Standing Committee on Medical Readiness

When: September 29, 2010 (9:45 AM Eastern)
Where: Keck Center (Room 105) • 500 Fifth St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

Topics Health Care Workforce, Public Health, Health Services, Coverage, and Access
Activity: Standing Committee on Health Threats Resilience and Workforce Resilience
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

9:45 – 10:00 a.m.    Welcome and Introductions
Edward Gabriel, Committee Chair
Sally Phillips, DHS Project Officer, Deputy Director Health Threats Resilience Division

10:00 – 11:15    Strategic Vision and Key Issues for the DHS Office of Health Affairs and Charge to the Committee
Alexander Garza, Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs, Chief Medical Officer, DHS

11:15 – 12:00    National Security Staff, Executive Office of the President
Richard Hatchett, Director for Medical Preparedness, National Security Staff

12:00 – 12:20 pm    Break for Lunch
12:20 – 1:00     HHS Initiatives and Collaborations – National Health Security Strategy, Medical Countermeasures Reports
Lisa Kaplowitz, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response

1:00 – 1:45    Commission on the Prevention of WMD Proliferation and Terrorism
Randall Larsen, USAF (Ret.)

1:45 – 2:30    Federal Emergency Management Agency
Richard Serino, Deputy Administrator, FEMA

2:30 – 2:45    Break

2:45 – 3:30    Key Issues for the DHS Office of Health Affairs, Division of Health Threats Resilience
Robert Hooks, Division Director, Health Threats Resilience, OHA

3:30 – 4:15    DHS Office of Intelligence and Analysis, State and Local Fusion Centers
Mikeal Johnston, State and Local Programs Office Director, Office of Intelligence and Analysis, DHS

4:15 – 5:00    General Discussion

5:00        Adjourn

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