House Hearing: Confronting the Coronavirus: Perspectives on the Response to a Pandemic Threat

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 10:00am

The House Committee on Homeland Security will hold a hearing titled "Confronting the Coronavirus: Perspectives on the Response to a Pandemic Threat." 

Witnesses include:

  • The Honerable Tom Ridge: Co-Chair, Bipartisan Commission on Biodefense (former Secretary of Homeland Security)
  • Ngozi O. Ezike, MD: Director, Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Tom Inglesby, MD: Director, Center for Health Security, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Julie Louise Gerberding, MD, MPH: Co-Chair, Commission on Strengthening America’s Health Security, Center for Strategic & International Studies (former Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Members of the public may attend in person or via webcast. More information is available at the Committee's website.