Covid-19 Resources for Research and Teaching: United States Pandemic Policy and Planning

NGA Coronavirus State Actions (link)

Wayback Machine archive of CDC COVID-19 Situation Summaries, starting 21 January 2020 (link)

Red Dawn email chain (via NYT) (PDF) – See Pradhan, R. and C. Jewett. 2020. ‘Red Dawn Breaking Bad’: Officials Warned About Safety Gear Shortfall Early On, Emails Show, Kaiser Health News, 28 March.

Lippman, D. 2020. DHS wound down pandemic models before coronavirus struck, Politico, 25 March.

Department of Homeland Security, 2019. Strategy for Integrated Biosurveillance, July 30, 2019, Fiscal Year 2018 Report to Congress (PDF)

U.S. Congress, 2019. Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019, P.L. 116-22. (PDF)

White House, 2018. National Biodefense Strategy (PDF).

HHS, 2018. National Health Security Strategy: 2019-2022, Department of Health and Human Services. (PDF)

National Science and Technology Council, 2016. TOWARDS EPIDEMIC PREDICTION:

National Security Council, 2016. Playbook for Early Response to High-Consequence Emerging Infectious Disease Threats and Biological Incidents, (PDF).

National Academy of Sciences 2016. Rapid Medical Countermeasure Response to Infectious Diseases: Enabling Sustainable Capabilities Through Ongoing Public- and Private-Sector Partnerships: Workshop Summary (link)


U.S. GAO, 2015. BIOSURVEILLANCE Additional Planning, Oversight, and Coordination Needed to Enhance National Capability (PDF)

U.S. GAO, 2015. Biosurveillance Challenges and Options for the National Biosurveillance Integration Center, GAO-15-793. Washington, DC. (PDF)

GAO, Influenza Pandemic: Lessons from the H1N1 Pandemic Should Be
Incorporated Into Future Planning, GAO-11-632 (Washington, D.C.: June 27, 2011)

A National Blueprint for Biodefense: Leadership and Major Reform Needed to Optimize Efforts – Bipartisan Report of the Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense. Hudson Institute: Washington, DC, October 2015,

HHS, 2014. National Health Security Strategy and Implementation Plan: 2015-2018, Department of Health and Human Services. (PDF)

U.S. Congress, 2013. Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013, P.L. 113-5. (PDF)

White House, 2012. National Strategy for Biosurveillance (PDF)

HHS, 2012. An HHS Retrospective on the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic to Advance All Hazards Preparedness, 15 June (PDF)

HHS, 2009. National Health Security Strategy of the United States of America, Department of Health and Human Services. (PDF)

U.S. Congress, 2006. Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act, P.L. 109-417. (PDF)

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