GMU Biodefense Policy Brief Series

The CBRN Policy Brief Series¬†provides the Program’s faculty and affiliated research scientists a platform for providing expert analysis on current issues in domestic and international security.

CBRN Policy Brief #1, Is the US Prepared for a Chemical Attack, is written by Dr. Alexander Garza, GMU Biodefense Affiliate Research Scientist and former Assistant Secretary for Health Affairs and Chief Medical Officer at the Department of Homeland Security. Dr. Garza’s policy brief analyzes federal government preparedness, in terms of prevention, detection, and response, to a chemical weapons attack on US soil.

Read the full brief here.