Advisory: Senator Burr to Chair HELP Committee Hearing Tomorrow on Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response

WASHINGTON – Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), a senior member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, will lead a HELP Committee hearing to examine our nation’s preparedness and response capabilities in combatting 21st Century public health threats tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17th at 10:00am.


Hearing: ‘Facing 21st Century Public Health Threats: Our Nation’s Preparedness and Response Capabilities, Part I’


Dr. Robert Kadlec, the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response at the Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration

Dr. Stephen C. Redd, Director of the Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

When: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 at 10:00am

Where: Dirksen Senate Office Building Room 430 and streamed LIVE on the HELP Committee’s site.