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Fighting an Unseen Enemy: Reducing the Pandemic Threat to Global Security


WHEN: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 4:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. ET

WHERE: Carnegie Library, 801 K Street NW, Washington, DC, 20001

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In the 21st century, we are all connected. Population growth, mass urbanization, and increased travel have dramatically increased the risk that familiar diseases will spread and mutate and new ones will emerge. Please join the Bipartisan Policy Center, Johnson & Johnson, and the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense for an evening discussing Unseen Enemy — a documentary that recently aired on CNN about the increased threat of epidemics — and the important policy challenges facing our country and our global allies.

4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Reception 

5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Panel discussion with film clips

6:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. Reception 

*This event complies with all ethics rules.


Paul Stoffels
Executive Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer, Johnson & Johnson

Tom Daschle
Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader; Former Senator, South Dakota

Peter Sands
Senior Fellow, Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government

Janet Tobias
Director, Unseen Enemy

*Additional speakers to be confirmed.


Our Partners for This Event

Logo: Johnson & Johnson
Logo: Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense