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Dr. Kadlec: The Evolution of Project BioShield - Alternative Description for Time-Based Media

The following is a text alternative description for the Dr. Robert Kadlec: The Evolution of Project BioShield.

[The video begins with Dr. Robert Kadlec, Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, explaining how the country is better prepared to respond to health security threats because of Project BioShield.]

Robert Kadlec, MD: Our country is better prepared to repond to health security threats because of Project BioShield. Saving lives in an emergency requires cutting-edge medical countermeasures - medications, vaccines, diagnostics, and more. Under Project BioShield, ASPR/BARDA uses multi-year funding for late-stage development and then can buy these life-saving medical products to protect the American people in public health emergencies.

[The video ends.]

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