Of Interest: Global Health Diplomacy and Product Safety
"Whether it's tackling diseases that don't know borders, or ensuring the safety of products that cross our borders, we must work together. No nation can afford to go it alone." -Secretary Leavitt
Secretary Leavitt and senior HHS officials met with European Ministers of Health to discuss global health diplomacy and product safety. During his visit, Leavitt emphasized the importance of global collaboration and cooperation particularly in handing pandemic preparedness and import safety. He also toured a vaccine-production facility and attended the opening of a global partnership exposition on malaria.