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KFF Holds Event Addressing U.S. Global Health Security Efforts

On Monday, March 12, the Kaiser Family Foundation hosted an event to explore questions on the future of U.S. global health security efforts with a panel of leading experts. Jen Kates, vice president and director of Global Health and HIV Policy at KFF, provided opening remarks, and Anne Schuchat, acting director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), gave a keynote address on U.S. global health security efforts. Josh Michaud, associate director of Global Health Policy at KFF, then moderated a  discussion with Beth Cameron, vice president for Global Biological Policy and Programs at the Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI); Rebecca Katz, associate professor and co-director of the Center for Global Health Science and Security at Georgetown University; Nancy Knight, director of the division of Global Health Protection at CDC; and J. Stephen Morrison, senior vice president and director of the CSIS Global Health Policy Center. An archived webcast of the event is available online.