BioShield II: Responding to An Ever Changing Threat
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2004
Time: 10:00 AM

Agenda


NOTICE OF JOINT COMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary and the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension Committee have scheduled a joint hearing for Wednesday, October 6, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. on "BioShield II: Responding to An
Ever-Changing Threat" in Room 216 of the Hart Office Building.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  2. Senator Joe Lieberman (I - CT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Ms. Christine Grant
    Vice President, Government Relations, Aventis
  2. Mr. Alan P. Timmins
    Chief Executive Officer, AVI BioPharma
  3. Ms. Kathleen Jaeger
    President and CEO
    Generic Pharmaceutical Association (GPhA)
  4. Mr. Carlos Angulo
    Partner, Zuckerman Spaeder, LLP
    Representing the Coalition for a Competitive Pharmaceutical Market
  5. Dr. John Bartlett, M.D.
    Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Representing the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA)

Panel II

  1. Mr. John Clerici, J.D.
    McKenna, Long and Aldridge
  2. Mr. Jeff Kushan, J.D.
    Partner
    Sidley, Austin, Brown and Wood
  3. Ms. Patricia Greenberg, R.N.
    Representing Service Employees International Union (SEIU)