Preparing Against Bioterrorism

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Three years after the Sept. 11 attacks, how prepared are we for the threat of a bioterror attack? Have plans and programs put in place since Sept. 11 helped the country's first responders and medical system be more prepared to face the aftermath of an attack?


Stephen Morse, principal investigator and director, Center for Public Health Preparedness, Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University



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