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Clear Lines of Responsibility Would Facilitate Implementation of the National Biodefense Strategy   [open pdf - 170KB]

From the Key Takeaways: "[1] There has been little discussion of the current National Biodefense Strategy, the foundation for the federal government's pandemic preparedness and response. [2] The biodefense enterprise is currently extremely fragmented and requires a herculean level of coordination at the higher levels of the federal government. [3] Now is the time for the Administration and Congress to create better budgetary visibility and better lines of authority over the federal biodefense enterprise."

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Issue Brief No. 5079
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2020-06-01
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