Biodefense and Pandemic Resources
These biodefense links provide additional information about biological and chemical threat agents and preparedness.
Are You Ready?
An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Biodefense lectures and presentations
From George Mason University's graduate biodefense program
Chemical Biological Medical Systems
Joint Program Executive Office, Chemical and Biological Defense
FDA Medical Countermeasures Initiative (MCMi)
Strong and dynamic FDA engagement with Enterprise partners will establish clear regulatory pathways for product innovators--based on the most advanced science--and will ultimately accelerate MCM development.
News on pathogens and preparedness
National Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases
George Mason University Center for Biodefense and Infectious Diseases
NIAID Regional Centers of Excellence
for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
Virtual Biosecurity Center
"One stop shop" for biosecurity information, education, best practices and collaboration
Public Health and Pandemic Sites
These links provide public health and preparedness information, including pandemic resources.
Center for Biologics Evaluation & Research
U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA)
Center for Infectious Disease Research & Policy (CIDRAP)
University of Minnesota
Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response (EPR)
World Health Organization (WHO)
The History of Vaccines
A vaccine history project of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Tools for healthier lives
Central source of information on U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) initiatives regarding research, development, and acquisition of medical countermeasures for public health emergencies, both naturally occurring and intentional.
Military Vaccine Agency (MILVAX)
U.S. National Library of Medicine
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Pandemic Avian and Flu Website
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Public health and medical emergency support for a nation prepared, from HHS