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Center for Health Security at Johns Hopkins

The Centre for Health Security (CHS) advances research, training, and policy initiatives to protect people from health threats, particularly those posed by the use of biological agents.

CHS works to build the capacity of public health systems to respond to and manage outbreaks of infectious diseases and other health threats. The organisation also focuses on risk communication and public engagement, building global plans for pandemic preparedness, and advocating for sound public health policies.

All funding supports work on health security and public health preparedness
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CHS is considered one of the best organisations working on health security in the world. It has a strong track record of achieving substantial policy change and raising awareness among academics and policymakers. CHS is also a trusted source of independent advice to the US government and is developing relationships with government partners in other key countries.
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