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Department Of Health And Human Services (HHS)


  • HHS Supports Study of Zika Virus Blood Screening Test
    The development of a test to identify whether donated blood is infected with the Zika virus is moving forward with support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) and the Office of ...More
    6 days ago Posted in News
  • HHS Sponsors New Broad-Spectrum Antibiotic Development
    A broad-spectrum antibiotic that could become the first of its kind to treat specific Gram-negative and Gram-positive infections as well as tularemia, a bioterrorism threat, will undergo the last steps in development with support from the U.S. Department of Health and Human ...More
    2 weeks ago Posted in News
  • HHS Ships Blood Products to Puerto Rico in Response to Zika Outbreak
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces that it is arranging and funding shipments of blood products from the continental United States to Puerto Rico to ensure an adequate supply of safe blood for island residents as the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico ...More
    March 8, 2016 Posted in News
  • HHS to Procure Two Inhalational Anthrax Treatments for National Supply
    To better protect public health in an anthrax attack, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) will add two types of anthrax antitoxin drugs for the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) as ...More
    November 13, 2015 Posted in News
  • HHS Awards $2.2 Billion in Grants for HIV/AIDS Care and Medications
    Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced today that more than $2.2 billion in Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program grants was awarded in fiscal year (FY) 2015 to cities, states and local community-based organizations. This funding supports a coordinated and ...More
    October 21, 2015 Posted in News
  • HHS Advances Development of a Novel Drug to Treat Influenza
    A monoclonal antibody therapeutic drug, a novel approach to treating patients with influenza, will advance in development with funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR). No ...More
    October 2, 2015 Posted in News
  • HHS Advances Development of New Monoclonal Antibody Drug for Ebola
    A novel Ebola virus disease treatment based on three monoclonal antibodies will advance in development through an agreement between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) and Regeneron ...More
    September 21, 2015 Posted in News
  • HHS Enters Into Strategic Alliance to Accelerate New Antibiotic Development
    Multiple drugs to combat bioterrorism threats and other life-threatening bacterial infections will be developed under a public-private partnership agreement between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness ...More
    September 17, 2015 Posted in News
  • HHS Issues Compendium of Resources for Health Emergencies
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today launched the first online collection of the federal resources and capabilities available to mitigate the health impacts of emergencies. The HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) ...More
    July 17, 2015 Posted in News
  • HHS Partnership Advances Experimental Ebola Drug
    One of the nation’s centers dedicated to developing and manufacturing drugs and vaccines for emergencies will produce a therapeutic drug to treat Ebola virus disease through a new agreement with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the ...More
    July 16, 2015 Posted in News