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06/06/07--Julie Gerberding, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at the Department of Health and Human Services, testifies during the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies hearing on the governmentÕs flawed handling of a tuberculosis patient whose trip to Europe last month touched off a major public health scare. Atlanta lawyer Andrew Speaker, whose travels in late May touched off the current concern about TB screening and treatment, has an extensively drug resistant strain of tuberculosis (XDR-TB). Speaker is in quarantine at a Denver hospital, undergoing treatment. Congressional Quarterly by Photo Scott J. Ferrell

06/06/07--Julie Gerberding, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at the Department of Health and Human Services, testifies during the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies hearing on the governmentÕs flawed handling of a tuberculosis patient whose trip to Europe last month touched off a major public health scare. Atlanta lawyer Andrew Speaker, whose travels in late May touched off the current...
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