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2018 Broad Agency


BARDA Broad Agency Announcement for Advanced Research and Development
of Medical Countermeasures for Pandemic Influenza, Infectious Diseases, and
Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Threats.

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Disrobing is a vital Decontamination Method

HHS-sponsored study shows:

99% of chemical contamination can be removed by carefully removing clothes and
wiping skin with a paper towel or dry wipe, according to new scientific studies of
decontamination methods.


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BARDA Industry Day 2018

October 29-30, 2018

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Recent Publications

National Biodefense Strategy 2018

It is a vital interest of the United States to manage the risk of biological incidents. In today’s interconnected world, biological incidents have the potential to cost thousands of American lives, cause significant anxiety, and greatly impact travel and trade.

Public Health Emergency Medial Countermeasures Enterprise Strategy and Implementation Plan 2017-2018

The U.S. continues to face a range of serious threats to its health security from the unintentional release or deliberate use of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) agents, as well as naturally occurring emerging infectious diseases (EID), including pandemic influenza.
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