The Policy and Program Coordination Division is topically organized into offices for Agency Coordination, Pandemics and Emerging Threats, the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, and Trade & Health.
OGA’s Pandemics and Emerging Threats Office engages with other U.S. government agencies, foreign governments, multilateral and international organizations, and civil society organizations to set policy and support initiatives in health security including: pandemic influenza, Global Health Security Agenda, antimicrobial resistance, one health, emerging pandemic threats (e.g. Ebola, Yellow Fever, and Zika), preparedness and response, countering biological threats, biosafety and biosecurity, and other challenges.
The OGA/PEPFAR Office works with HHS and U.S. Government (USG) agencies implementing PEPFAR to ensure the USG is leveraging HHS’s scientific and technical expertise to accelerate HIV epidemic control and achieve an AIDS-free generation.
OGA’s Trade and Health Office provides expertise to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on health-related trade issues and represents HHS in the development of U.S. trade policy.