The Hill: Biden Campaign Announces Public Health Panel to Advise on Coronavirus

March 11, 2020

O’Melveny partner Lisa Monaco, who served as Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Advisor to President Obama before joining O’Melveny, has been named to Joe Biden’s “Public Health Advisory Committee,” The Hill reported.

“Joe Biden’s presidential campaign announced Wednesday it is forming a Public Health Advisory Committee to advise on steps that Biden, his staff and his supporters can take to reduce the threat to reduce the threat of the novel coronavirus, which causes COVID-19,” the publication wrote. “The panel, made up of six doctors and former government officials, will ‘provide science-based, expert advice regarding steps the campaign should take to minimize health risks for the candidate, staff, and supporters,’ the former vice president’s campaign said.”

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