Wednesday, May 16, 2018
8:45 - 11:00 a.m.
National Press Club
529 14th St, NW
Washington, DC 20045
Coffee, tea, and light breakfast provided.Register
Come hear the experts address the gaps in our preparedness and the major risks ahead.
Director of the Scowcroft Institute for International Affairs
Dr. Gerald Parker
Associate Dean of Global One Health, College of Veterinary Medicine; Director of the Pandemic & Biosecurity Policy Program, Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs
The threat posed by pandemics grows alongside increased globalization and technological innovation. Distant cultures can now be connected in a day’s time, and international trade links global health and economic prosperity. In this report, the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs at The Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University details nine priority areas and accompanying action items that will help to address current pandemic response problems.