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Furthering public health security

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Health

Furthering public health security

Project Bioshield : joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and the Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness and Response of the Select Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, March 27, 2003

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Health

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disaster medicine -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Antitoxins -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Bioterrorism -- United States,
  • Public health surveillance -- United States,
  • Emergency management -- United States -- Finance

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProject Bioshield
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Homeland Security. Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness and Response
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 117 p. ;
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14534462M
    ISBN 100160704103
    OCLC/WorldCa52824813

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