Public Health Preparedness and Response Unit
Von Roebuck, media contact
Media request form: http://www.cdc.gov/media/feedback.htm
The CDC's emergency preparedness webpage includes dozens of links for information and resources on bioterrorism, chemical attacks, radiation emergencies (including dirty bombs) and mass casualties. The CDC, part of the federal Department of Health and Human Services, employs 14,000 people in 40 countries and had a 2008 budget of $8.8 billion.