Meeting

Fall 2018 Meeting - Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Disasters and Emergencies


When: October 10, 2018 - October 11, 2018 (9:30 AM Eastern)
Where: Keck Center (100) • 500 Fifth St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

Topics Biomedical and Health Research, Public Health, Health Security
Activity: Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Disasters and Emergencies
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

Meeting Objectives: 

  • Receive a briefing on the Regional Disaster Health Response System Concept
  • Discuss key takeaways from individual listening tour discussions, and consider impact on future Forum activities;
  • Explore and prioritize future activities that the Forum could address in FY 19;
  • Consider the addition of additional academic members to the Forum;
  • Discuss Action Collaboratives at The National Academies and participate in a moderated discussion of the new Action Collaborative on Disaster Response Research; and
  • Receive a briefing on National Health Reliability Organization Concept. 

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