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Potential Weapons for Biological Warfare, Invasive Species

Are they threats, especially in light of the bioterrorism or WMD threat to global food production?

Does this pose a threat of ecosystem destruction, the crashing of commodity markets, and eventual collapse of public health?

The answer to all of these questions is a resounding – YES!  But why don’t we hear more about this?

Listen as Donna Miller of Your Preparation Station brings as her guest *Professor Lawrence F. Roberge to discuss his findings, **the papers he has published on the findings and the reaction of many of the top ***government officials with whom he has shared his research and proposals.

This show is sponsored by Millers Grain House & PREPARE Magazine.

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*Professor Lawrence F. Roberge Ph.D.

  • Presently Associate Professor of Anatomy & Physiology at Labouré College in Massachusetts
  • Previously Assistant Professor for Goodwin College in Connecticut, where he build up the entire Science Dept. and curriculum for the new nursing program.
  • Awarded the CASE/Carnegie Foundation Professor of the Year in2005.
  • Obtained his Ph.D. in Biology from Atlantic International University in 2012: Dissertation title: Invasive Species as a form of Biological Weapon.
  • Obtained his M.S. in Biomedical Science (Concentration in Physiology) in 1989 from University of Massachusetts Medical School (Worcester, MA).
  • Obtained two bachelor’s degrees (B.S. Zoology/minor Chemistry & B.S. Psychology) from University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1985.
  • Author of the Book:  The Cost of Abortion: An analysis of the social, economic and demographic effects of abortion in the United States, Four Winds Publishers, 1995.
  • Published work includes papers on neuroscience, reproductive issues, cloning, biological weapons, chemical weapons, and biodefense threats.

** Articles & Research:

***Government officials who have been given his findings:

  • Sam Pleasant, Director – Executive Office of the President
  • Richard DalBello, Assistant Director at Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Jeff Smith, Executive Office of the President — OSTP at The White House
  •  Becky Fried, Communications & Policy Analyst at The White House
  • Jeff Morgan, Director of Operations at White House Military Office
  • Laura Rosenberger, Senior Advisor to the Deputy National Security Advisor at National Security Staff
  • Zachary Mears, Director for Strategic Planning at National Security Council, The White House
  • Ryan Gillis, Director of Legislative Affairs at National Security Staff, The White House
  • Rolf Dietrich, Chief Knowledge Officer at Science and Technology Directorate at US Department of Homeland Security
  • Tom Kalil, Deputy Director for Technology and Innovation at White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

HOUSE- U.S. House of Representatives-(202) 224-3121

  • John Noonan-Speechwriter + Deputy Communications Director at House Armed Services Committee
  • Kimberly Willingham-Director of Communications at United States House of Representatives
  • Alex Gallo -Professional Staff Member at U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Armed Services
  • Paul Arcangeli-Minority Staff Director at House Armed Services Committee
  • William Hawkins-Professional Staff at U.S. House of Representatives
  • Virginia Johnson-Chief of Staff at U.S. House of Representatives
  • Paul Anstine -Staff Director, Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security at House Homeland Security Committee
  • Jocelyn Rivera Olivas-Legislative Correspondent/Staff Assistant at U.S. House of Representatives
  • Eric Heighberger -Subcommittee Staff Director at House Committee on Homeland Security

SENATE -United States Senate-(202) 224-3121

  • Stephen Vina-Deputy Chief Counsel for Homeland Security at Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
  • Jon Rosenwasser -Budget Director at U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
  • Jim Dolbow-Military Legislative Assistant at United States Senate
  • Bradley Bowman-National Security Advisor for Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) at United States Senate;
  • (202) 224-3324
  • Gabi Everett -Administrative Director for U.S. Senator John Cornyn at United States Senate; (202) 224-2934
  • Dan Lips-Director of Homeland Security (Minority) at US Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Nominate Dr. Roberge to speak at a TED Conference

TED conferences bring together the world’s most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives (in 18 minutes or less). TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. On TED.com, we make the best talks and performances from TED and partners available to the world, for free. Our mission: Spreading ideas.

To nominate Dr. Roberge:  http://www.ted.com/pages/prize_nominate

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