CISTP - Chem/Bio Threats

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Summary Sentence: Emerging Technology and Security Program

Full Summary: A cordial invitation to an Emerging Technology and Security Program featuring Dr. Guillemin, Dr. Kosal, and Dr. Dennison.

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy (CISTP), and the Sam Nunn Security Program presents Chem/Bio Threats.

A cordial invitation to an Emerging Technology and Security Program featuring Dr. Jeanne Guillemin, "A Convenient Danger: Changing Historical Perceptions of the Biological Weapons Threat"; Dr. Margaret Kosal, "The Shifting Face of the Chemical Weapons Threat: Improvised Chemical Terrorism"; and Dr. Kelly Joy Dennison, Moderator.

DR. JEANNE GUILLIMEN is a Research Professor of Sociology at Boston College, and is the author of the books Biological Weapons: From the Invention of State-Sponsored Programs to Contemporary Bioterrorism and Anthrax: The Investigation of a Deadly Outbreak, a study of the 1979 Sverdlovsk chemical disaster.

DR. MARGARET KOSAL is a Visiting Professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs. She served as Science and Technology Advisor on Chemical and Biological Defense and Chemical Demilitarization within the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD). She also served as the first liaison to the Biological and Chemical Technologies Directorate at the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA).

DR. KJ DENNISON is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Sam Nunn Security Program.

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to:

For further information, please contact Bernard Gourley, 404-894-5601, or

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