Summer Workshop on Pandemics, Bioterrorism, and Global Health Security

Pandemics, Bioterrorism, and Global Health Security: From Anthrax to Zika is a three-day, non-credit workshop designed to introduce participants to the challenges facing the world at the intersection of national security, public health, and the life sciences. Threats to global health security continue to evolve due to the changing nature of conflict, advances in science and technology, globalization, and the emergence of new infectious diseases and pandemics. The workshop faculty are internationally recognized experts from the government, private sector, and academia who have been extensively involved with research and policy-making on public health, biodefense, and national security issues. The workshop is organized by the Biodefense Graduate Program in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University and will be held in Arlington, Virginia on July 18-20, 2018.


For more information and to register for the summer workshop, please visit Prior to May 1, the course fee is $1,100. After May 1, the course fee is $1,200. Discounts are also available for George Mason University faculty, students, and alum and for groups of three or more from the same organization. If you qualify for one of these discounts, please email us ([email protected]) to receive a promo code.


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Gregory Koblentz
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