New Lab Matters: making the case for a public health emergency fund

New Lab Matters: making the case for a public health emergency fund

Public health threats are unpredictable. In 2015 and 2016, the emerging threats were infectious diseases, but the next threat could be a chemical spill, radiological event or natural disaster. Without a source of comprehensive funding for all potential threats, the health of the American public cannot be adequately protected.

In the winter issue of Lab Matters, our feature article examines the benefits and challenges of a permanent, sustained public health emergency fund.

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