New homeland department takes on public health roles

Late, Michele
December 2002
Nation's Health;Dec/Jan2003, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p5
Reports on the creation of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Aim of the department; Role of the American Public Health Association in legislative matters concerning the department; Details on the transfer of the emergency response programs of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to the department; Information on issues concerning the final legislation of the department.


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