Scott Lillibridge, M.D. – Deputy Principal Investigator

Dr. Scott Lillibridge has more than 30 years of experience in the field of medical and public health preparedness in domestic and international settings. He was the founding director of the CDC Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Program in 1999 and has worked throughout the world in various emergency response roles related to biodefense and biotechnology. While serving in the U.S. Public Health Service he was assigned to the CDC Epidemic Intelligence Service and also was assigned as special assistant to the secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services during the anthrax attacks of 2001. He is currently professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health and also serves as clinical professor at the TAMHSC College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine.