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Exploring Medical and Public Health Preparedness for a Nuclear Incident: A Workshop
Date: August 22, 2018 - August 23, 2018 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a two-day public workshop on August 22-23, 2018 at the National Academies Building (Fred Kavli Auditorium) called Exploring Medical and Public Health Preparedness for a Nuclear Incident. Through this workshop, participants from government, NGO and private sector organizations will explore current assumptions behind and the status of medical and public health preparedness for a nuclear incident, examine potential changes in assumptions and approach, and discuss challenges and opportunities for capacity building in the current threat environment.
Engaging the Private Sector Health Care System in Building Capacity to Respond to Threats to the Public’s Health and National Security
Date: March 20, 2018 - March 21, 2018 (8:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a two-day public workshop on March 20-21, 2018 at the National Academies Building (NAS Auditorium) called Engaging the Private Sector Health Care System in Building Capacity to Respond to Threats to the Public’s Health and National Security. Through this workshop, the committee will bring together public and private sector partners to discuss approaches to aligning healthcare system incentives with the American public’s need for a healthcare system that is optimally prepared and scalable to manage acutely ill and injured patients during a disaster, public health emergency, or other mass casualty event.
Report Release Webinar: Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of Academic Research Communities
Date: August 10, 2017 (2:00 PM Eastern)
This meeting is the webinar release for the report on Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of Academic Research Communities.