Senate Republicans Demand Info On HHS’ Antibody Contract With KPMG

By Beth Wang / November 24, 2021 at 10:16 AM
Senate health committee Republicans, including ranking committee member Richard Burr (NC), demand HHS and the Defense Department provide detailed information about the agencies’ $142.7 million contract with advisory firm KPMG under which the company was supposed to develop a process to promote and increase access to monoclonal antibody treatments for COVID-19. Nearly three weeks ago, HHS Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response Dawn O’Connell told the lawmakers the agency was considering whether to continue the contract and that she expected...

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