Category Archives: U.S. Policy and Funding

House Health Funding Subcommittee approves bill with increases for NIH and new infectious disease fund to expedite health threat responses

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A bill approved by the House subcommittee appropriating health and human services funding would create a $300 million Infectious Disease Rapid Response Reserve Fund at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and give the CDC Director immediate access to funds to respond to future infectious disease emergencies. Saying he had discussed the establishment of […]