Tip Sheets

Is your city, county or state ready for a biological attack or major infectious disease outbreak?

A presentation by Jeffrey Wasserman, Ph.D., a senior policy researcher for Rand Corporation, from a panel called "Public health crisis preparation: Following the money" at Health Journalism 2007.

Topics include:

  • Background on public health preparedness initiatives and where the money comes from
  • Lessons learned about preparedness
  • How you might approach doing a story in this area