Medical Readiness: DoD Continues to Face Challenges in Implementing Its Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program, Statement of Carol R. Schuster, Associate Director, National Security Preparedness Issues, National Security and International Affairs Division, Testimony Before the Committee on Armed Services, U.S. Senate [open pdf - 105KB]
This testimony updates the key findings of an October 1999 GAO report. (See GAO/NSIAD-00-36.) These findings related to vaccine supply, medical records, and efforts to educate service members about the program. This testimony also reviews other aspects of the anthrax vaccine immunization program, including the safety and the efficacy of the vaccine and the contracts with the manufacturer.
Government Accountability Office (GAO): http://www.gao.gov/