U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Health Emergency Preparedness. Preparing for BioShield. National Vaccine Advisory Committee 4 February 2004. Philip K. Russell, M.D. Project BioShield.
BioShield was announced by President Bush in his State of the Union address on January 28, 2003.
HHS has a leadership role in the WMD Medical Countermeasures
This Committee will
coordinate national requirements, acquisition strategies, and requests for Project BioShield funding
RAD / NUC
Vaccines, Therapeutics, Diagnostics