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Unless otherwise noted, material presented on the
Web site is considered federal government information and is in the public
domain. That means this information may be freely copied and distributed. We
request that you use appropriate attribution to


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duplication. Note that if material is adapted or modified, all citations must be removed. If copyrighted content,
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may be reproduced.


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Please identify the site as providing centralized scheduling for meetings with
U.S. government agencies on medical countermeasures against public health
threats, both naturally occurring and manmade.




Endorsement Disclaimer - Links to Other Sites

Our Web site has links to many other websites. You are subject to that site's
privacy policy when you leave our site.


Reference in this Web site to any specific commercial products, process,
service, manufacturer, or company does not constitute its endorsement or
recommendation by the U.S. government or the Department of Health and Human
Services (MCM). MCM is not responsible for the contents of any "off-site" web
page referenced from this server.




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When visiting our Web site, your Web browser may produce pop-up
advertisements. These advertisements were most likely produced by other Web
sites you visited or by third party software installed on your computer. The
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services does not endorse or recommend
products or services for which you may view a pop-up advertisement on your
computer screen while visiting our site.




Information Disclaimer

The information provided using this Web site is only intended to be general
summary information to the public. It is not intended to take the place of
either the written law or regulations.




Intrusion Detection

This site is maintained by the U.S. government. It is protected by various
provisions of Title 18, U.S. Code. Violations of Title 18 are subject to
criminal prosecution in federal court.


For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available
to all users, we employ software programs to monitor traffic to identify
unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause
damage. In the event of authorized law enforcement investigations, and pursuant
to any required legal process, information from these sources may be used to
help identify an individual.