Speaker - Stewart Simonson

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Stewart Simonson is Vice President for Global Public Health Preparedness at the Constella Group, charged with oversight and strategic expansion of the company's preparedness programs. Prior to joining Constella, Dr. Simonson served as Assistant Secretary for Public Health Emergency Preparedness at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), where he was the secretary's principal adviser on bioterrorism and other public health emergency matters. While at HHS, he also coordinated the public health preparedness activities of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Food and Drug Administration and the National Institutes of Health. In addition, he represented HHS in negotiations with foreign governments and international agencies, and was instrumental in preparedness planning for Pandemic Avian Influenza. Dr. Simonson has received several awards, including The Surgeon General's Medallion and the FDA Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research Public Health Achievement Award. He holds a JD from the University of Wisconsin.

2 Programs

Environmental, Animal and Human Health

10.04.07 | 01:05:42 min | 0 comments

Pandemic Influenza

10.03.07 | 01:18:51 min | 0 comments