Opening Remarks

Dr. John Marburger, Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

Guest of Honor

Dr. David King, F.R.S., Chief Scientific Advisor, U.K. Government and Head,

British Office of Science and Technology

Biosecurity: Lessons Learned from a Disease Crisis in Animal Agriculture



January 15, 2002

8:30 am–5:00 pm

8:30–8:35 am


Dr. Harley W. Moon, Frank K. Ramsey Endowed Chair in Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University

8:35–8:50 am

Keynote Address

Deputy Secretary James R. Moseley, U.S. Department of Agriculture

8:50–9:00 am

Overview of Workshop

Dr. Corrie Brown, University of Georgia

9:00–10:00 am

The British Battle Against Foot-and-Mouth Disease

Professor David King, Chief Scientific Adviser to the British Government and Head of the Office of Science and Technology

10:00–10:15 am


10:15–11:35 am

Global Security in a Global Economy

Session 1 Moderator: Dr. Corrie Brown, University of Georgia


Dr. Robert Brackett, Director of Food Safety, DHHS/FDA/CFSAN

Current U.S. Programs on Food Safety and Bioterrorism

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