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Introduction to Radiological Response (EM110)

A 30-minute introductory narrated CD-ROM course which provides the learner with the basic principals of radiation, definitions to terms commonly...


Author: Joseph Albanese Ph.D. Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 07 14:54:50 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:22:15 -0500 2008 View Details

Psychological Effects of Trauma

This lesson provides a basic understanding of what constitutes trauma and focuses on some of the psychological and biological effects of trauma, factors that can lead to a traumatic experience a...


Author: Organization: Borders Alert and Ready Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.bordersalertandready.com Added: Tue Jul 18 12:13:58 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Tue Oct 16 12:52:22 -0400 2007 View Details

Mental Health Aspects of Emergencies & Disasters (EM230)

Mental Health Aspects of Emergencies and Disasters for Non-Mental Health Professionals trains healthcare profe...


Author: Seth Powsner M.D. Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Thu Jul 20 17:30:59 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:24:36 -0500 2008 View Details

Emergency Preparedness: The Basics

Health professionals should be aware of their institutions's emergency response system and protocols.  Upon completing this module clinicians will have a better understanding of their role...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nycepce.org/CourseList.htm Added: Fri Jul 21 17:17:52 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Tue Mar 11 17:54:20 -0400 2008 View Details

System or Symtoms? Finding the Right Balance in Preparing for Emergencies

How many diseases of bioterrorism can you recognize?  How many chemical agents are you ready to treat/ Much health emergency training focuses on the signs, symptoms and treatment of the lon...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Audio, Video URL: http://www.nycepce.org Added: Fri Jul 21 17:38:11 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Wed Mar 12 10:43:34 -0400 2008 View Details

Peace Plan - Personal Preparedness Plan

A recent survey by the National Center for Disaster Preparedness reports that almost 63 percent of American families do not hav...


Author: Elaine Forte BS, MS, ASCP Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Mon Jul 24 12:28:34 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:20:54 -0500 2008 View Details

Best Practices for the Protection of Hospital-Based First Receivers (EM120)

This course meets the awareness-level training requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and is a prerequisite for an operations-lev...


Author: David Burich MSN, APRN-BC Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Video URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Tue Jul 25 16:35:22 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:20:24 -0500 2008 View Details

Incident Command Systems (ICS) for Health Care with NIMS (EM140 NIMS)

 

Incident Command Systems (ICS) for Health Care with NIMS (EM 140 NIMS)

During an emergency, an Incident Command System (ICS) assists in t...


Author: James Paturas EMTP, CHS4, SEM System Mananger Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Wed Jul 26 16:31:59 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:28:13 -0500 2008 View Details

Introduction to Emergency Management with NIMS (EM 103 NIMS)

 

Introduction to Emergency Management with NIMS (EM 103 NIMS)

"Introduction to Emergency Management with NIMS (EM 103 w/NIMS)" p...


Author: James Paturas EMTP, CHS4, SEM Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Video, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 28 10:07:12 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:24:53 -0500 2008 View Details

Bioterrorism Preparedness for Clinicians (EM201)

 

Bioterrorism Preparedness for Clinicians (EM 201)

"Bioterrorism Preparedness for Clinicians (EM 201)" is designed to prepare physicians...


Author: Louise Dembry MD Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 28 11:16:17 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:22:32 -0500 2008 View Details

In Case of Emergency (ICE) Stickers

In Case of Emergency (ICE) Stickers

Place an ICE sticker on your home or cell phone to let emergency personnel know you have programmed the contact information of the...


Author: Elaine Forte BS, MS, ASCP Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://ynhhs.emergencyeducation.org/ Added: Fri Jul 28 11:52:36 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:22:56 -0500 2008 View Details

Outbreak Law

A Legal Framework for Public Health Emergency Preparedness—lecture style presentation of both video and ...


Author: New Mexico Center for Disaster Medicine Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images URL: http://www2a.cdc.gov/phlp/training.asp Added: Fri Aug 11 15:35:20 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Mon Feb 19 15:52:35 -0500 2007 View Details

Answering the Call

Answering the Call is a basic awareness level course, providing a broad overview of emergency response and preparedness in New Mexico.  The course is organized into four instructional modul...


Author: Organization: CDM Program Developers Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Audio, Video URL: http://www.crestaznm.org/crest/ecs/courses/course_desc.html?ctid=7 Added: Fri Aug 11 16:16:40 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Fri Sep 29 11:13:28 -0400 2006 View Details

Emergency Preparedness: Radiological and Nuclear Incidents

This module is one of six intended to provide you with a basic awareness of the major emergency-preparedness issues that you, as a hospital clinician, need to be familiar with. This module focus...


Author: David Brenner PhD and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nycepce.org/CourseList.htm Added: Mon Aug 14 14:05:20 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Tue Mar 11 17:53:18 -0400 2008 View Details

Emergency Preparedness: Chemical Incidents

This module is one of six intended to provide you with a basic awareness of the major emergency preparedness issues that you, as a hospital clinician, need to be familiar with. This module focus...


Author: Lisandro Irizarry MD and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nycepce.org/CourseList.htm Added: Mon Aug 14 14:50:29 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Tue Mar 11 17:53:38 -0400 2008 View Details

Surge Capacity for Disasters: Role of the Community Health/Public Health Nurse

In a major disaster, public health agencies must be able to expand operations to effectively monitor community health, provide care when others fail, and educate the community about risks and ap...


Author: Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education and Kristine Qureshi RN, CEN, DNSc Format(s): Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.ualbanycphp.org/GRS/eventpast.cfm?id=47 Added: Mon Aug 14 15:42:47 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Wed Mar 12 10:42:15 -0400 2008 View Details

Making Sense of the National Incident Management System

Compliance with the National Incident Management System (NIMS) is a critical piece of your community's preparedness programs, but has anyone really explained how public health activities fit...


Author: Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education and Donald Sutton PhD Format(s): Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.ualbanycphp.org/GRS/eventpast.cfm?id=50 Added: Mon Aug 14 15:54:55 -0400 2006 Last Updated: Wed Mar 12 10:35:10 -0400 2008 View Details

Lessons from Hurricane Katrina

Presentation by Dr. Curiel during the Medical and Ethical Decision Seminar, October 2006. Dr. Curiel relates the events during and immediately following Hurricane Katrina as he, his wife, and an un...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium and TJ Curiel MD, MPH Format(s): Video URL: http://www.scahec.net/prepares/courses/curiel/player.html Added: Thu Dec 28 16:19:13 -0500 2006 Last Updated: Thu Dec 28 16:19:13 -0500 2006 View Details

Working in a POD

There are a number of situations where local public health departments might need to mobilize a point of distribution (POD) to dispense medication or vaccinate a large group of people. "Workin...


Author: Kristine Qureshi DNSc, RN Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits URL: http://www.nycepce.org/CourseList.htm Added: Tue Feb 06 17:33:25 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Fri Feb 16 12:22:11 -0500 2007 View Details

Personal Preparedness

Disasters can strike anyone, anytime, and anywhere. Community volunteers, hospital workers, and public health staff members may be called on to help with a community response to a disaster. In o...


Author: Cheryl Reeves Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits URL: http://www.nycepce.org/CourseList.htm Added: Tue Feb 06 17:38:35 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Tue Feb 06 17:38:36 -0500 2007 View Details

Would Your Community Survive: Treating Bio-Weapon Exposures

This is an hour long presentation using Powerpoint. Author: John Woon Dr. Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Video URL: http://www.isu.edu/irh/IBAPP/pharm.shtml Added: Fri Feb 16 16:19:03 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Fri Feb 16 16:19:04 -0500 2007 View Details

Pathogenic E.coli A Look at the Disease and What Makes it so Scary

This session will provide of the mechanism by which E. coli becomes pathogenic, along with the role of toxins, adhesi...


Author: Malcolm Shields Dr. Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Video URL: http://www.isu.edu/irh/IBAPP/ecoli.shtml Added: Fri Feb 16 16:28:56 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Thu Apr 19 22:01:30 -0400 2007 View Details

Pan Flu Curriculum Lesson Plan

This curriculum provides suggested lesson plans and resource material when designing preparednes...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium Format(s): Reading material URL: http://www.scahec.net/prepares/resources/lesson_plans/pan_flu_curriculum.doc Added: Mon Feb 19 15:32:49 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Mon Feb 19 15:32:50 -0500 2007 View Details

WMD Clinical Care Course

PowerPoint presentation with note pages. Participants will receive a basic understanding of, and familiarity with, the BNICE...


Author: Stephen V. Cantrill MD, Organization: Colorado BNICE Training Center and Peter Pons MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images URL: http://www.bnice.org Added: Thu Apr 05 16:33:59 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Mar 27 12:29:24 -0400 2008 View Details

Smallpox: The Ultimate Weapon

A short history of smallpox with a review of its eradication and lessons learned from the study of other poxvirdae.  The...


Author: Malcolm Shields Dr. Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Video URL: http://www.isu.edu/irh/IBAPP/smallpox.shtml Added: Mon Apr 09 17:34:30 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Apr 09 17:34:31 -0400 2007 View Details

Recognizing and Responding to Bioterrorism and Other Public Health Emergencies

This 2-hour class serves as an introduction of health professionals related to recognizing and responding to bioterrorism and other public health emergencies. It is available both as a face-to-f...


Author: David Lakey MD, Organization: Texas Bioterrorism Continuing Education Consortium, Deanna E. Grimes DrPH, RN, FAAN, Elnora (Nonie) P. Mendias PhD, RN, FNP, APRN, BC and Organization: Center for Biosecurity and Public Health Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images URL: http://texasbce.org/BT2.swf Added: Fri May 04 13:14:45 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Fri May 04 13:14:46 -0400 2007 View Details

Introduction to Bioterrorism Preparedness

This 1-hour class serves as an introduction of health professionals related to recognizing and responding to bioterrorism and other public health emergencies. It is available both as a face-to-f...


Author: David Lakey MD, Organization: Texas Bioterrorism Continuing Education Consortium, Deanna E. Grimes DrPH, RN, FAAN, Elnora (Nonie) P. Mendias PhD, RN, FNP, APRN, BC and Organization: Center for Biosecurity and Public Health Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images URL: http://texasbce.org/BT1.swf Added: Fri May 04 13:14:46 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Fri May 04 13:27:52 -0400 2007 View Details

General Disaster Preparedness for Primary Healthcare Providers

One hour didactic module on general disaster preparedness designed to address the preparedness needs of primary care health professionals, particularly those working in health centers, rural clinic...


Author: Organization: California Preparedness Education Network, Christian Sandrock MD, MPH and John H. Blossom MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: www.cal-pen.org Added: Wed May 09 11:58:34 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed May 09 17:03:00 -0400 2007 View Details

Bioterrorism Preparedness

One hour module designed to inform healthcare providers about biologic agents, exposure symptoms, treatment options, and reporting requirements. Review of general preparedness including triage. Mod...


Author: Organization: California Preparedness Education Network, Christian Sandrock MD, MPH and John H. Blossom MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: www.cal-pen.org Added: Wed May 09 12:23:07 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed May 09 12:23:07 -0400 2007 View Details

Chemical and Radiological Agents

One hour module to inform health professionals about chemical and nuclear agents, decontamination, personal protectiion, recognition of symptoms and resulting patient care and how to determine...


Author: Organization: California Preparedness Education Network, Christian Sandrock MD, MPH and John H. Blossom MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: www.cal-pen.org Added: Wed May 09 14:30:44 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed May 09 14:30:45 -0400 2007 View Details

Emerging Infectious Diseases

One hour didactic module on Emerging Infections, how to recognize and report suspected infections, isolation, prophylactic response. Module is available in person in California. Available via webca...


Author: Organization: California Preparedness Education Network, Christian Sandrock MD, MPH and John H. Blossom MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: www.cal-pen.org Added: Wed May 09 15:10:34 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed May 09 15:10:34 -0400 2007 View Details

Infections After Natural Disasters

One hour didactice module created in response to Hurricane Katrina disaster. Covers major types of infectious diseases, basic treatment, public health and clinical response, deployment to natura...


Author: Organization: California Preparedness Education Network, Christian Sandrock MD, MPH and John H. Blossom MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: www.cal-pen.org Added: Wed May 09 16:42:13 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed May 09 16:48:38 -0400 2007 View Details

Pandemic Influenza: Preparedness for a Global Outbreak

One hour module on Pandemic Influenza covering historical pandemics, factors that affect an outbreak, information about avian influenza including symptoms, treatment, prophylaxis, and personal...


Author: Organization: California Preparedness Education Network, Christian Sandrock MD, MPH and John H. Blossom MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: www.cal-pen.org Added: Wed May 09 17:01:08 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed May 09 17:01:09 -0400 2007 View Details

Biological Agents: Anthrax

The course “Biological Agents: Anthrax” is designed to give you a brief overview the Category A biological agent anthrax. This course covers cutaneous, gastrointestinal and inhalational...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:06:19 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:02:17 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Botulism

The course “Biological Agents: Botulism” is designed to give you a brief overview the Category A biological agent botulism. This course covers the forms of botulism, its use as a biowea...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:19:15 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:01:48 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Choking Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Choking Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the mechanism of action for choking agents, the effects of choking agent exposure, and treatment for...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:30:57 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:54:46 -0400 2009 View Details

Emergency Preparedness for the Dental Profession

The course “Emergency Preparedness for the Dental Profession” is designed to give dental health professionals a brief overview of CBRNE (Chem...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Patsy Fujimoto DDS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Reading material URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:40:59 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:51:09 -0400 2009 View Details

Introduction to Avian Influenza for Hawaii

The course “Introduction to Avian Influenza for Hawaii” is composed of two tutorial courses. The first is designed to give you a basic overview of influenza and its relationship to avia...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 20:55:52 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:51 -0400 2009 View Details

Introduction to Bioterrorism in Hawaii

The course “Introduction to Bioterrorism for Hawaii” is designed to give you a brief overview of the history of bioterrorism, biological agents currently of the greatest concern, main r...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:03:01 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:52:42 -0400 2009 View Details

Introduction to Chemical Agents

The course “Introduction to Chemical Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the history of chemical agent use, chemical agent characteristics, routes of exposure, routes of dis...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:11:36 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:56:00 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Nerve Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Nerve Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of mechanism of action for nerve agents, the effects of nerve agent exposure, the different types of nerv...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:20:01 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:00:45 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Plague

The course “Biological Agents: Plague” is designed to give you a brief overview the Category A biological agent plague. This course covers the different types of plague with a focus on ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:29:17 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:07:18 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Ricin

The course “Biological Agents: Ricin” is designed to give a brief overview of the routes of infection associated with this Category B agent, its uses as a bioweapon, and its clinical pr...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:49:39 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:57:10 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Smallpox

The course “Biological Agents: Smallpox” is designed to give a brief overview of the routes of infection associated with this Category A agent, its uses as a bioweapon, its clinical pre...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 21:55:10 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:56:47 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Tularemia

The course “Biological Agents: Tularemia” is designed to give a brief overview of the epidemiology, associated illnesses, prevention and treatment of tularemia, a bacterial zoonosis tra...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 22:38:25 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:56:23 -0400 2009 View Details

Biological Agents: Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers

The course “Biological Agents: Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers” is designed to give you a brief overview the Category A biological agents, the viral hemorrhagic fevers. This course covers the ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 22:43:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:07:28 -0400 2009 View Details

Pandemic Influenza: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Pandemic Influenza: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health care stu...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH and Megan Inada MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 22:54:35 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:07:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Cholera in the Pacific: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Cholera in the Pacific: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health care...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH and Megan Inada MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 23:12:20 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:49:36 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Weapons in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Chemical Weapons in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning(PBL) case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health ca...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH, Megan Inada MPH and Edward Kalinowski DrPH, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 23:19:17 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:50:02 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Disease in Chuuk: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Infectious Disease in Chuuk: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH, Megan Inada MPH, Dorina Fred Medical Officer and L. Masae Kawamura MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue May 29 23:43:43 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:48:55 -0400 2009 View Details

Tsunami in Sri Lanka: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Tsunami in Sri Lanka: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health care s...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH, Megan Inada MPH, Ravindu Gunatilake MD and Timur Roytman MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed May 30 00:20:44 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:49:10 -0400 2009 View Details

Scrub Typhus in the Pacific: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Scrub Typhus in the Pacific: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH, Megan Inada MPH and Mark Durand MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed May 30 00:28:34 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:49:24 -0400 2009 View Details

On the Frontline: Vaccine Development for Avian Influenza

The podcast “On the Frontline: Vaccine Development for Avian Influenza” features an interview with internationally recognized vaccine expert, Dr. Gregory A. Poland. Topics covered inclu...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Gregory Poland MD, FACP, FIDSA Format(s): Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed May 30 21:30:36 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:18 -0400 2009 View Details

Geographic Information Technologies for Emergency Preparedness and Response

This four-day course introduces participants to geographic information system (GIS) and global positioning system (GPS) technologies and their applications to emergency management, preparedness and...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Philip Page MA and John Vogler MA Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Pamphlets, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed May 30 21:43:19 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:49:48 -0400 2009 View Details

Disaster Triage for MCIs and Epidemics

This course covers the basics of triage for healthcare providers in the cases of both Mass Casualty Incident and of epidemics.  The course covers useful algorithms for triage, efficient ration...


Author: Kristine Qureshi DNSc, RN and Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images URL: N/A Added: Wed May 30 21:55:53 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Bioterrorism Training for Primary Care Providers

 An overview of bioterrorism and description of agents of most concern; d...


Author: James Blackman, Ted Epperly, Sky Blue and Chris Hahn Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Video URL: http://www.idahoahec.org/IBAPP/ Added: Thu May 31 12:46:21 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Sat Jun 02 09:18:03 -0400 2007 View Details

Medical Ethics: Ethics of Triage (part 3 of 3)

This audio podcast entitled "Triage 101" is the third in a series of 3 podcasts from a lecture given by Eric Larson, MD, FAAEM Director of Disaster Preparedness for MUSC and Medical Manag...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium and Eric Larson MD, FAAEM Format(s): Audio URL: http://netcasting.musc.edu/podcasts/rss/22 Added: Fri Jun 01 18:46:20 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Sat Jun 02 09:43:08 -0400 2007 View Details

Standard Precautions and Respiratory Hygiene

This module provides an overview of Standard Precautions, which are recommendations for infection prevention and control that cover all areas of the healthcare delivery system (hospitals, long-t...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Software/Computer files, Other, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/standardprecautions.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 21:57:04 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:29:57 -0500 2008 View Details

Transmission- Based Precautions

This module provides an overview of Transmission-Based Precautions, which are used in addition to Standard Precautions in situations where Standard Precautions alone may not prevent transmission...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Graphic presentations/Images, Pamphlets, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/transmission.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:06:29 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:16:35 -0500 2008 View Details

Multiple-Drug Resistant Organisms

This module provides an overview of multi-drug resistant organisms (MDRO). An MDRO is a microorganism that is resistant to many antibiotics. General recommendations to prevent MDRO transmission ...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/mdro.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:18:32 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:17:24 -0500 2008 View Details

Protect Yourself First with Full Barrier Precaution

This module describes a stringent protocol for putting on and taking off full barrier Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). This protocol is designed to protect healthcare providers from highly c...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Video URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/barrier.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:27:23 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:17:56 -0500 2008 View Details

Design and Maintenance of Airborne Infection Isolation Rooms

This module provides an overview of the design and maintenance of permanently engineered airborne infection isolation rooms (AIIRs). These rooms are designed to prevent the spread of easily tran...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/aiir.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:35:58 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:18:29 -0500 2008 View Details

Methods of Achieving Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation

This module provides an overview of how to create Temporary Negative Pressure Isolation (TNPI). Different methods for setting up temporary isolation (when there are no available AIIRs) are descr...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/tnpi.asp Added: Thu Jun 14 22:43:10 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jan 22 10:19:03 -0500 2008 View Details

Personal & Family Emergency Preparedness Plan

The goal of this course is to provide you with tools to help you and your loved ones prepare for emergencies at home and for situations where you may need to evacuate your home.  It consist...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/FamilyEmergency.asp Added: Mon Jun 18 16:10:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Oct 22 10:10:32 -0400 2007 View Details

Healthcare Response to a Pandemic: Issues of Space, Staff and Stuff

Are you prepared to take the medical lead in your hospital during a disaster? How would you make decisions about allocating scarce resources? What is your role in an emergency incident command s...


Author: Andrea Hickle and Organization: MERET Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo.sph.umn.edu/cpheo/meret/rounds/rounds_05092006.html Added: Mon Jun 18 17:51:04 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 11:30:13 -0400 2008 View Details

Healthcare Response to a Pandemic: Ethical Resource Allocation During a Pandemic

Are you prepared to take the medical lead in your hospital during a disaster? How would you make decisions about allocating scarce resources? What is your role in an emergency incident command s...


Author: Andrea Hickle and Organization: MERET Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo.sph.umn.edu/cpheo/meret/rounds/rounds_062806.html Added: Mon Jun 18 18:10:11 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 11:37:19 -0400 2008 View Details

Implementing Incident Management in Your Health Care Facility

An update on hospital incident command system and other incident management tidbits for hospital and health care facilities.


Author: Andrea Hickle and Organization: MERET Format(s): Reading material, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo.sph.umn.edu/cpheo/meret/rounds/rounds_101106.html Added: Mon Jun 18 18:35:31 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Oct 22 10:04:19 -0400 2007 View Details

Planning for and Engaging Special Populations in Emergency Preparedness

This seminar will provide a definition of special populations and an overview of key issues related to special populations in public health emergencies. In addition, speakers will address gaps, cha...


Author: Andrea Hickle Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Audio, Video URL: http://cpheo.sph.umn.edu/cpheo/meret/rounds/rounds_110806.html Added: Tue Jun 19 17:14:18 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Dec 19 16:02:35 -0500 2007 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Dengue

The course “Infectious Diseases: Dengue” is designed to give a brief overview of dengue, its method of transmission, and concentration area. Signs and symptoms associated with dengue, d...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:25:54 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:18 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Incapacitating Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Incapacitating Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the three main types of incapacitating agents: hallucinogens, vomiting agents and riot contro...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:33:05 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:01:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Blister Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Blister Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the types of blister agents, the effects of blister agent exposure, and treatment for blister agent ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and N.V. Bhagavan, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:40:29 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:42 -0400 2009 View Details

Chemical Agents: Blood Agents

The course “Chemical Agents: Blood Agents” is designed to give a brief overview of the mechanism of action for cyanide-based blood agents, the effects of cyanide-based blood agent expos...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Mon Jun 25 19:54:34 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:07:37 -0400 2009 View Details

MERET Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) Toolkit

This toolkit was developed to assist Regional Hospital Resource Coordinators (RHRCs) and others who are qualified to teach hospital incident management system courses that are patterned after the N...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Artifact/Object, Maps, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/hics/#a Added: Thu Jun 14 22:53:17 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Oct 22 10:24:03 -0400 2007 View Details

Emergency Preparedness in Play2Train an online Virtual Environment

Here's a small video clip I made for people interested in getting a quick overview of Play2Train (16 ...


Author: Ramesh Ramloll PhD. Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Video URL: http://www.play2train.org Added: Thu Jul 05 17:00:31 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Jul 05 17:00:31 -0400 2007 View Details

START Triage for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students

This 12 minutes video describes the basics of the START Triage system and RPM Assessment with pharmacists and pharmacy students in mind.  It includes a review of physical exam skills for th...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium and Kristina Barone Format(s): Video URL: http://netcasting.musc.edu/media/getfile/127.m4v Added: Tue Jul 17 13:14:15 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Jul 17 13:14:15 -0400 2007 View Details

Geriatric Assessment, Treatment and Recovery in Disasters and Emergencies

This 1.5 hour program, presented by Area Health Education Center of Southern Nevada, is designed for physicians, nurses, EMTs, psychologis...


Author: Organization: Area Health Education Center of Southern Nevada and Marc Rothman M.D. Format(s): Video URL: http://www.snahec.org/moodle/ Added: Wed Aug 08 11:34:26 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 16 16:10:17 -0400 2007 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Cholera

The course "Infectious Diseases:  Cholera" is designed to give a brief overview of cholera, its method of transmission, epidemic status, and typical signs and symptoms associated wit...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Sep 04 17:55:25 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:28 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Scrub Typhus

The course "Infectious Diseases:  Scrub Typhus" examines the mode of transmission, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of scrub typus.  Scrub typhus is a disease that is preval...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Sep 04 18:03:57 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:00 -0400 2009 View Details

The Convention Center Incident: Applying the Knowledge

The course "The Convention Center Incident:  Applying the Knowledge" is a modified version of a Problem-Based learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH and Megan Inada MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Sep 26 16:17:48 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:50:13 -0400 2009 View Details

Emerging Infectious Disease Outbreak in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge

The course "Emerging Infectious Disease Outbreak in Hawaii:  Applying the Knowledge" is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidiscip...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH and Megan Inada MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Sep 26 20:49:06 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:50:29 -0400 2009 View Details

Psychological First Aid (PFA) with Dr. Connie Best (podcast)

This 3-part video discusses the psychological response to disaster. Dr. Best is a Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Medical University of South Carolina and Director of the ...


Author: Organization: South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium and Connie L Best Format(s): Video URL: http://www.scahec.net/prepares/resources/media.html Added: Wed Oct 17 14:49:15 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Oct 17 14:52:35 -0400 2007 View Details

MERET Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) Toolkit

This toolkit was developed to assist Regional Hospital Resource Coordinators (RHRCs) and others who are qualified to teach hospital incident management system courses that are patterned after the N...


Author: Jeanne Pfeiffer and Organization: MERET Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Reading material URL: http://cpheo1.sph.umn.edu/meret/hics/ Added: Wed Oct 17 17:42:06 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Mon Oct 22 10:27:51 -0400 2007 View Details

Hawaii Department of Health: Medical Reserve Corps Orientation Training

The "Hawaii Department of Health:  Medical Reserve Corps Orientation Training" is the introductory training for Hawaii Medical Reserve Corps volunteers.  This course defines ...


Author: Kristine Qureshi DNSc, RN, Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Kate Gaynor M.D. and Tara Nash MS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Oct 18 16:45:27 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:53:45 -0400 2009 View Details

Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness: Basic Awareness Course

This is the first course in a series of courses presenting information on bioterrorism and all-hazards preparedness and response, appropriate for health care professionals, providers, staff, and...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: https://www.nova.edu/sbin/biohazard/bh_dbsign_in.cgi Added: Wed Oct 24 14:07:13 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Oct 24 20:34:19 -0400 2007 View Details

Fact Sheets for 13 Vulnerable and Hard-to-Reach Populations in Florida

Florida's vulnerable and hard-to-reach populations are varied and numbered. In South Florida alone, there are sizeable populations of non-English speakers and older adults. Florida...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University, Aaron J. Fox BA and Michelle Gagnon-Blodgett PsyD Format(s): Reading material URL: http://www.nova.edu/allhazards/fact_sheets.html Added: Wed Oct 24 15:32:32 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 17:31:32 -0400 2007 View Details

Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness: Intermediate Course

This is the second course in a series of courses presenting information on bioterrorism and all-hazards preparedness and response, appropriate for health care professionals, providers, staf...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Posters/Charts, Reading material URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Wed Oct 24 17:25:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Oct 24 20:44:25 -0400 2007 View Details

Terrorism in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Terrorism in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health care...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Seiji Yamada MD, MPH, Megan Inada MPH and Leslie Tam PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Oct 26 15:57:52 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:50:39 -0400 2009 View Details

ICS 100 for Healthcare

This is a 6-8 hour course that has been modified from the FEMA ICS 100 course to be more contextual for healthcare providers.  The main content of the course has not been changed but images...


Author: Organization: Montana Bioterrorism Training Project and Earl Hall Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Audio, Video URL: http://www.lastchanceone.org Added: Mon Oct 29 13:40:57 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 10:47:07 -0400 2007 View Details

ICS 200- A Practical Approach to Infectious Disease Outbreak Management

Description
This course has been designed as a 16 hour session, to be delivered using a two day training format, and a variety of contemporary case studies and scenarios t...


Author: Organization: Montana Bioterrorism Training Project and Earl Hall Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://lastchanceone.org website is currently being worked on Added: Mon Oct 29 14:42:45 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 10:44:53 -0400 2007 View Details

Pandemic Influenza Tabletop Exercise

Description
Included in this product are publications, slides, videos, and probes to introduce the basic issues that will need to be discussed and planned for in a pandemic...


Author: Organization: Montana Bioterrorism Training Project and Earl Hall Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Audio, Video URL: http://lastchanceone.org website is currently being worked on Added: Mon Oct 29 15:52:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 10:47:32 -0400 2007 View Details

Pandemic Influenza Functional Exercises

Description
Included in this product are publications, slides, master sequence of events list, injects players exercise manual, exercise plan, etc. designed to challenge pu...


Author: Organization: Montana Bioterrorism Training Project and Earl Hall Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Audio, Video URL: http://lastchanceone.org website is currently being worked on Added: Mon Oct 29 17:33:05 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Oct 30 10:46:40 -0400 2007 View Details

Terrorism in Chicago: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Terrorism in Chicago: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case originally designed to be utilized by multidisciplinary groups of...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Oct 30 16:31:31 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:50:50 -0400 2009 View Details

Personal and Community Disaster Preparedness for Older Adults

Older adults face a number of challenges that can impede appropriate planning for and response to an all-hazards event. A substantial portion of older adults live alone, do not know ho...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University and Jessica M. De Leon PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Other URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Tue Oct 30 17:21:13 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Nov 01 19:12:00 -0400 2007 View Details

Pandemic Influenza in the U.S.

The world is currently experiencing phase 3 of its pandemic influenza alert. There have been human cases of avian influenza caused by Influenz...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University, Marisa Braun MD, MS and Debra Hauss RN, BSN Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Other URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Wed Oct 31 18:00:20 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Nov 01 19:11:43 -0400 2007 View Details

Infectious Disease in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge

The course “Infectious Disease in Hawaii: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of healt...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Seiji Yamada MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Oct 31 21:19:42 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:50:59 -0400 2009 View Details

Kentucky's Preparedness Plans--Online Course

This Free Online CE Course examines and defines public health and the core functions of public health, such as assessment, heal...


Author: William D. Hacker MD, FAAP, CPE and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/hackercourse.html Added: Thu Nov 01 11:24:50 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:13:47 -0500 2007 View Details

Lessons from the Neurosurgical Theater: Operation Iraqi Freedom--Online Course

During his six month service in Iraq, Dr. Gerald Grant, an officer and neurosurgeon in the U.S. Air Force and clinical faculty ...


Author: Gerald Grant MD and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/grantcourse.html Added: Thu Nov 01 11:43:22 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:11:43 -0500 2007 View Details

Neuroterrorism: Chemical Threats to Human Health--Online Course

This Free Online CE Course begins with an historical overview of the major groups of chemical agents considered to be terrorist...


Author: Michael Dobbs MD and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/dobbscourse.html Added: Thu Nov 01 11:49:34 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:13:24 -0500 2007 View Details

Recognition and Initial Management of Chemical Casualties--Online Course

Dr. Dobbs has special experience and training in management of chemical warfare casualties from the time he spent in the United...


Author: Michael Dobbs MD and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/dobbs2course.html Added: Thu Nov 01 11:55:51 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:16:00 -0500 2007 View Details

Pandemic Flu: Will It Occur & Are We Prepared?--Online Course

This Free Online CE Course examines the clinical characteristics and infectivity of avian influenza as well as the physiology o...


Author: Stanley A. Gall MD and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/gallcourse.html Added: Thu Nov 01 12:03:09 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:11:12 -0500 2007 View Details

Preventing Transmission of Infections--Online Course

This unique educational module focuses on the modes of disease transmission, explaining the ways diseases or organisms move fro...


Author: Ruth Carrico PhD, RN, CIC and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: https://www.train.org Added: Thu Nov 01 12:17:55 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:12:00 -0500 2007 View Details

Moulage Video

This video discusses the basics of moulage application, which is a sophisticated theatrical makeup to simulate characteristics of a disease. Through the use of moulage and standardized patients, th...


Author: Ruth Carrico PhD, RN, CIC and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/disasterprepresources.html#moulage Added: Thu Nov 01 12:42:24 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:15:17 -0500 2007 View Details

Cough Simulation Video

Understanding how infections are transmitted enables the healthcare worker to initiate protective measures. Using a human patient simulator, we have developed a method that visually demonstrates re...


Author: Ruth Carrico PhD, RN, CIC and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/disasterprepresources.html#cough Added: Thu Nov 01 12:50:56 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:12:17 -0500 2007 View Details

Environmental Hygiene Video

Maintaining a hygienic environment within a healthcare facility is a challenge that faces all healthcare personnel. Ensuring that the risk of environmental contaminated is appreciated everyone in t...


Author: Ruth Carrico PhD, RN, CIC and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/disasterprepresources.html#environ Added: Thu Nov 01 12:56:02 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:12:55 -0500 2007 View Details

Dr. Gerald Grant Interview

During his six month service in Iraq, Dr. Gerald Grant, an officer and neurosurgeon in the U.S. Air Force and clinical faculty in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Texas Health Sc...


Author: Gerald Grant MD and University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences Center for Health Hazards Preparedness Format(s): Audio, Video URL: http://www.chse.louisville.edu/disasterprepresources.html#grant Added: Thu Nov 01 13:03:15 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:12:33 -0500 2007 View Details

Disaster Preparedness for Children


The terror events of 2001 brought U.S. attention to the importance of preparedness planning and training, which subsequently has been enhan...


Author: Center for Bioterrorism and All-Hazards Preparedness Nova Southeastern University and Marisa Braun MD, MS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Other URL: www.nova.edu/allhazards Added: Thu Nov 01 18:56:14 -0400 2007 Last Updated: Thu Nov 01 18:56:50 -0400 2007 View Details

Pesticides in Clinical Care Part I

This course will discuss the broad group of chemicals and substances that make up what we know as pesticides.  The course will describe what we know and what we do not know about the health...


Author: Matt Keifer MD, MPH Format(s): Artifact/Object, Mixed media/Kits, Video URL: http://www.idahoahec.org/IBAPP/_modules/pesticides/pesticides.asp?mod=6 Added: Wed Nov 14 17:17:35 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Wed Nov 14 17:17:35 -0500 2007 View Details

Natural Disasters: Tsunamis

The course “Natural Disasters: Tsunamis” examines the causes, history, and devastating power of tsunamis. It also prepares the enrollee to recognize health concerns that are caused by t...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Nov 28 15:32:14 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:55:08 -0400 2009 View Details

Pesticides in Clinical Care Part II

This course will describe the newer findings about pesticide health regarding human populations and diferentiate between medical logic and legal (workers' compensation) logic.  Dr. Keifer ...


Author: Matt Keifer MD, MPH Format(s): Artifact/Object, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Video URL: http://www.idahoahec.org/IBAPP/_modules/pesticidesII/pesticides.asp?mod=7 Added: Mon Dec 03 14:21:10 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Mon Dec 03 14:21:47 -0500 2007 View Details

The Effects of Ionizing Radiation

This session will provide participants with an understanding of the magnitude of the absorbed dose from ionizing radiation required to produce deterministic effects, as well as provide an understan...


Author: Richard Brey PhD, CHP Format(s): Artifact/Object, Mixed media/Kits, Video URL: http://www.isu.edu/departments/irh/IBAPP/radiation.shtml Added: Mon Dec 03 14:29:02 -0500 2007 Last Updated: Mon Dec 03 14:29:03 -0500 2007 View Details

Cultural Competency and Disaster Mental Health

The podcast “Cultural Competency and Disaster Mental Health” features an interview with Dr. Sharyne Shiu Thornton, PhD. Topics covered include disaster mental health, medical interprete...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Sharyne Shiu Thornton PhD Format(s): Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Feb 13 20:13:56 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:58:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Cultural Competency and Disaster Mental Health

The podcast “Cultural Competency and Disaster Mental Health” features an interview with Dr. Sharyne Shiu Thornton, PhD. Topics covered include disaster mental health, medical interprete...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Sharyne Shiu Thornton PhD Format(s): Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Feb 13 20:13:56 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:58:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Disaster Triage for Mass Casualty Incidents

The course “Disaster Triage for Mass Casualty Incidents (MCIs)” is designed to give a brief overview of the type of triage used in disasters such as Mass Casualty Incidents, in order to...


Author: Kristine Qureshi DNSc, RN and Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Feb 19 19:05:54 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:51:17 -0400 2009 View Details

Disaster Triage for Epidemics

The course “Disaster Triage for Epidemics” is designed to give a brief overview of the type of epidemic triage potentially used in large-scale bio-events. An algorithm for triage is pro...


Author: Kristine Qureshi DNSc, RN and Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Feb 19 19:12:51 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:51:49 -0400 2009 View Details

Disaster Triage Exercises

The course “Disaster Triage Exercises” is designed to provide several case examples of situations in which disaster triage for mass casualty incidents and disaster triage for epidemics ...


Author: Kristine Qureshi DNSc, RN and Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Feb 19 19:20:13 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:57:39 -0400 2009 View Details

Emergency Preparedness Toolkit for Community Health Centers & Community Practice Sites

This toolkit is intended to be used by leadership of community practice sites (including community health centers, group practices and specialty care practices) to (1) assess vulnerability, crea...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Pamphlets, Reading material URL: http://www.nycepce.org/Resources/EPtoolkitForCHC.pdf Added: Thu Feb 28 14:38:12 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Tue Mar 11 17:54:38 -0400 2008 View Details

Integrating Community Health Centers in Community Response

Community health centers play vital roles in the everyday health and well-being of many individuals and communities. They have enormous potential to contribute to emergency preparedness, respons...


Author: Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education, Nora O'Brien and Jane Hylan Format(s): Video URL: http://www.ualbanycphp.org/GRS/eventpast.cfm?id=85 Added: Wed Mar 12 13:00:15 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Mar 12 13:00:15 -0400 2008 View Details

Role of Leadership in Planning and Response for Community Practice Sites

This set of power points, presented at the annual conference of the Community Health Care Association of New York State, explains why emergency planning for community practice sites (CPS) is necess...


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN, Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education and Kevin O'Hara MS, EMT-P Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://www.chcanys.org/clientuploads/downloads/2007_CHCANYS_Annual_Conference/Presentations/EP/RoleOfLeadershipInPlanningAndResponse.pdf Added: Wed Mar 12 16:31:08 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Mar 12 16:31:09 -0400 2008 View Details

Emergency Preparedness Training Plans: Keeping It Simple & On Track

This presentation addresses how community practice sites can develop straight forward plans to train their employees to be ready for an emergency.   The presentation reviews the purpose o...


Author: Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education and Kevin O'Hara MS, EMT-P Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://www.chcanys.org/clientuploads/downloads/ep_callarchives/011108/EP_LearningCallPresentation_Jan11_08.pdf Added: Tue Mar 18 11:13:51 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 11:13:52 -0400 2008 View Details

Practicing Your Plan

This presentation covers how Community Practice Sites can practice their emergency plans.  Topics covered include types of exercises to use, possible scenarios and methods to evaluate.


Author: Kristine M. Gebbie DrPH, RN and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://www.chcanys.org/clientuploads/downloads/ep_callarchives/121407/CHCANYS_EP_LearningCall_Presentation_121407.pdf Added: Tue Mar 18 12:08:00 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 12:08:00 -0400 2008 View Details

Picking Your Emergencies: Using a Hazard Assessment to Pinpoint Your Planning

This presentation explains how Community Practice Sites can use the Hazard and Vulnerability Assessment in the Emergency Preparedness Toolkit for Community Health Centers to determine the ...


Author: Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education and Kevin O'Hara MS, EMT-P Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://www.chcanys.org/clientuploads/downloads/ep_callarchives/101207/CHCANYS_EP_LearningCallPresentation_101207.pdf Added: Tue Mar 18 12:48:57 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Tue Mar 18 12:48:57 -0400 2008 View Details

Risk Communication

Risk Communication is a science-based approach for communicating effectively in high concern, high stress, emotionally charged or controversial situations. This course provides an overview of th...


Author: Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education, Tim Tinker DrPH, MPH, Sebrena Sawtell and Vincent Covello PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.ualbanycphp.org/learning/registration/tab.cfm?course=riskcomm&s=Overview Added: Wed Mar 19 11:26:31 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Mar 19 11:26:31 -0400 2008 View Details

Basic Emergency Preparedness for Staff of Community Health Facilities

Community-based clinicians (physicians, nurses, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants and others) have been identified as essential to a community’s emergency ...


Author: Cheryl Reeves and Organization: New York Consortium for Emergency Preparedness Continuing Education Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Mixed media/Kits, Reading material, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.ualbanycphp.org/learning/registration/tab.cfm?course=staffep&s=Overview Added: Wed Mar 19 12:07:08 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Mar 19 12:07:08 -0400 2008 View Details

HICS

Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) Course - PowerPoint presentation with note pages.

Author: Stephen V. Cantrill MD, Organization: Colorado BNICE Training Center and Peter Pons MD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images URL: www.bnice.org Added: Mon Mar 31 16:16:59 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Mon Mar 31 16:17:00 -0400 2008 View Details

Psychological Effects of Bioterrorism in a Healthcare Setting

This presentation introduces and explores the psychosocial effects of bioterrorism.  As can be imagi...


Author: Ross Pastel PhD Format(s): Artifact/Object, Mixed media/Kits, Audio URL: http://www.isu.edu/irh/IBAPP/vgrs.shtml Added: Tue Apr 08 14:23:31 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Mon Apr 21 13:01:51 -0400 2008 View Details

Disasters and Pregnancy

The online course “Disasters and Pregnancy” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Pierre Buekens. The presentation covers Dr. Buekens’ research on pregnant women in the afterma...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Pierre Buekens MD, PhD, MPH Format(s): Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Apr 09 14:43:56 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:02:27 -0400 2009 View Details

Disasters and Pregnancy (Dr. Buekens)

The podcast “Disasters and Pregnancy” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Pierre Buekens, in both an audio-only (mp3) format, and a video (m4v) format. The presentation covers...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Pierre Buekens MD, PhD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Apr 09 14:55:46 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:02:36 -0400 2009 View Details

Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs

The online course “Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs” features a presentation delivered by Professor of Pediatrics Dr. Loren Yamamoto. Topics covered in...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Loren Yamamoto MD, MPH, MBA Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Apr 09 16:18:23 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:02:45 -0400 2009 View Details

Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs (Dr. Yamamoto)

The podcast “Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs” features a presentation delivered by Professor of Pediatrics Dr. Loren Yamamoto, in both an audio-o...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Loren Yamamoto MD, MPH, MBA Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Apr 09 16:32:08 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:02:56 -0400 2009 View Details

Vulnerable Populations in Disasters: Reducing Impact Through Planning, Plan Writing and Plan Execution

The online course “Vulnerable Populations in Disasters: Reducing Impact through Planning, Plan Writing and Plan Execution” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Paul Heiderscheidt. T...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Paul Heiderscheidt MD, LCDR UHPHS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Apr 10 20:18:49 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:06 -0400 2009 View Details

Vulnerable Populations in Disasters: Reducing Impact Through Planning, Plan Writing and Plan Execution (Dr. Heiderscheidt)

The podcast “Vulnerable Populations in Disasters: Reducing Impact through Planning, Plan Writing and Plan Execution” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Paul Heiderscheidt, in...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Paul Heiderscheidt MD, LCDR UHPHS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Apr 10 20:25:12 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:15 -0400 2009 View Details

Strategically Reaching LEP Communities: Perspectives of Medical Interpreters for Emergency Preparedness

The online course “Strategically Reaching LEP Communities: Perspectives of Medical Interpreters for Emergency Preparedness” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Sharyne Shiu Thornto...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Sharyne Shiu Thornton PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Apr 10 20:32:16 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:24 -0400 2009 View Details

Strategically Reaching LEP Communities: Perspectives of Medical Interpreters for Emergency Preparedness (Dr. Thornton)

The podcast “Strategically Reaching LEP Communities: Perspectives of Medical Interpreters for Emergency Preparedness” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Sharyne Shiu Thornton...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Sharyne Shiu Thornton PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Apr 10 20:38:28 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:32 -0400 2009 View Details

Building Cultural Competence in Disaster Preparedness and Response

The online course “Building Cultural Competence in Disaster Preparedness and Response” features a presentation delivered by Ken Lee, MSW. The presentation covers the definition of cultu...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Kenneth Lee MSW Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Apr 10 20:46:34 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:40 -0400 2009 View Details

Building Cultural Competence in Disaster Preparedness and Response (Mr. Lee)

The podcast “Building Cultural Competence in Disaster Preparedness and Response” features a presentation delivered by Ken Lee, MSW, in both an audio-only (mp3) format, and a video ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Kenneth Lee MSW Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Thu Apr 10 20:53:02 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:50 -0400 2009 View Details

Counting Upon the Kindness & Expertise of Others: Serving Vulnerable Individuals & Families in Times of Disaster

The online course “Counting Upon the Kindness & Expertise of Others: Serving Vulnerable Individuals & Families in Times of Disaster” features a keynote address delivered by Dr. ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Jeanette Takamura MSW, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 15:10:51 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:03:58 -0400 2009 View Details

Counting Upon the Kindness & Expertise of Others: Serving Vulnerable Individuals & Families in Times of Disaster (Dr. Takamura)

The podcast “Counting Upon the Kindness & Expertise of Others: Serving Vulnerable Individuals & Families in Times of Disaster” features a keynote address delivered by Dr. J...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Jeanette Takamura MSW, PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 15:17:27 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:07 -0400 2009 View Details

Introduction to Triage and Public Health: Healthcare Response to Disasters (Dr. Qureshi)

The podcast “Introduction to Triage and Public Health: Healthcare Response to Disasters” features an interview with Dr. Kristine Qureshi, RN, CEN, DNSc. Topics covered include mass casu...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Kristine Qureshi RN, CEN, DNSc Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 15:24:46 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:18 -0400 2009 View Details

Infectious Diseases: Tuberculosis

The course “Infectious Diseases: Tuberculosis” is designed to give a brief overview of tuberculosis, its method of transmission, and typical signs and symptoms associated with it. The c...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Jessie Wing MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 15:34:15 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:27 -0400 2009 View Details

Psychological First Aid (PFA): Helping People Cope During Disasters and Public Health Emergencies

The online course “Psychological First Aid (PFA): Helping People Cope During Disasters and Public Health Emergencies” features a presentation delivered by Mr. Jack Herrmann. The present...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Jack Herrmann MSEd, NCC, LMHC Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 20:21:38 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:35 -0400 2009 View Details

Psychological First Aid (PFA): Helping People Cope During Disastaers and Public Health Emergencies (Mr. Herrmann)

The podcast “Psychological First Aid (PFA): Helping People Cope During Disasters and Public Health Emergencies” features a presentation delivered by Mr. Jack Herrmann, available in...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Jack Herrmann MSEd, NCC, LMHC Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri Apr 11 20:27:24 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:42 -0400 2009 View Details

Medical Management of Bio-Terrorism Casualties

The management of infectious casualties is relatively straightforward when the nature and identity of an infectious ag...


Author: Ted Cieslak MD Format(s): Mixed media/Kits, Video URL: http://www.isu.edu/irh/IBAPP/vgrs.shtml Added: Mon Apr 21 16:46:35 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Mon Apr 21 16:47:14 -0400 2008 View Details

Assessment of Disaster Training Needs for Helping Professionals and First Responders Serving Vulnerable Populations in Hawaii

The online course “Assessment of Disaster Training Needs for Helping Professionals and First Responders Serving Vulnerable Populations in Hawaii” features a presentation delivered by Br...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 14:34:33 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:50 -0400 2009 View Details

Assessment of Disaster Training Needs for Helping Professionals and First Responders Serving Vulnerable Populations in Hawaii (PH 649)

The podcast “Assessment of Disaster Training Needs for Helping Professionals and First Responders Serving Vulnerable Populations in Hawaii” features a presentation delivered by Bra...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 14:38:59 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:04:58 -0400 2009 View Details

Hawaii Department of Health: Medical Reserve Corps Development and Overview

The online course “Hawaii Department of Health: Medical Reserve Corps Development and Overview” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Kate Gaynor, Dr. Kristine Qureshi, and Ms. Tara ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Kate Gaynor M.D., Tara Nash MS and Kristine Qureshi RN, CEN, DNSc Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 16:58:15 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:08 -0400 2009 View Details

Hawaii Department of Health: Medical Reserve Corps Development and Overview (Dr. Gaynor, Dr. Qureshi & Ms. Nash)

The podcast “Hawaii Department of Health: Medical Reserve Corps Development and Overview” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Kate Gaynor, Dr. Kristine Qureshi, and Ms. Tara N...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Kate Gaynor M.D., Tara Nash MS and Kristine Qureshi RN, CEN, DNSc Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 17:04:00 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:16 -0400 2009 View Details

Extending "Interoperability" to Vulnerable Populations

The online course “Extending “Interoperability” to Vulnerable Populations” features a presentation delivered by David Kingdon, MPH, EMT-P. The presentation includes the defi...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and David Kingdon MPH, EMT-P Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 17:24:21 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:24 -0400 2009 View Details

Extending "Interoperability" to Vulnerable Populations (Mr. Kingdon)

The podcast “Extending “Interoperability” to Vulnerable Populations” features a presentation delivered by David Kingdon, MPH, EMT-P. The presentation includes the defin...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and David Kingdon MPH, EMT-P Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 18:59:02 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:32 -0400 2009 View Details

Older Adults: Vulnerable During Disasters

The online course “Older Adults: Vulnerable During Disasters” features a presentation delivered by Karen Lamb, DNP, APRN, BC. Topics covered include the key concerns that may arise for ...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Karen Lamb DNP, APRN, BC Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 19:08:16 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:41 -0400 2009 View Details

Older Adults: Vulnerable During Disasters (Dr. Lamb)

The podcast “Older Adults: Vulnerable During Disasters” features a presentation delivered by Karen Lamb, DNP, APRN, BC. Topics covered include the key concerns that may arise for o...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Karen Lamb DNP, APRN, BC Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Apr 22 19:13:24 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:49 -0400 2009 View Details

Natural Disasters: Hurricanes

The course “Natural Disasters: Hurricanes” gives a brief overview of the formation and power of hurricanes. It also provides emergency response worker guidelines for Personal Protective...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Thomas Schroeder PhD Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Software/Computer files, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Fri May 02 14:02:19 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:05:58 -0400 2009 View Details

Decon Disaster Life Support™ (NDLS-D™)

The ability to decontaminate a large number of victims from a chemical, biological, or radiological event will require large numbers of personnel properly trained and equipped to provide deconta...


Author: Green Shepherd and John Ryan Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Posters/Charts, Reading material, Other URL: http://www.ndlsf.org Added: Thu May 08 16:27:10 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Thu May 08 16:30:29 -0400 2008 View Details

Advance Disaster Life Support™ (ADLS™)

ADLS® is an advanced practicum course for the trained BDLS® provider. It is an intensive, 2-day course that allows students to demonstrate competencies in casualty decontamination, speci...


Author: Medical College of Georgia MCG, University of Georgia UGA, University of Texas – Houston UT - Houston and University of Texas Southwestern UT - Southwestern Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Maps, Mixed media/Kits, Posters/Charts, Reading material URL: http://www.ndlsf.org Added: Thu May 08 16:44:52 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Thu May 08 16:44:53 -0400 2008 View Details

Basic Disaster Life Support™ (BDLS®)

Course Description
BDLS® is targeted to multiple disciplines including emergency medical service (EMS) personnel, hazardous materials personnel, public health personnel, and health care...


Author: Medical College of Georgia MCG, University of Georgia UGA, University of Texas – Houston UT - Houston and University of Texas Southwestern UT - Southwestern Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://www.ndlsf.org Added: Thu May 08 16:55:46 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Thu May 08 16:55:46 -0400 2008 View Details

Core Disaster Life Support™ (CDLS™)

Course Description:
CDLS® is an introduction to “all-hazards” preparedness for first responders, community officials, business owners, and other concerned citizens. The cour...


Author: Medical College of Georgia MCG, University of Georgia UGA, University of Texas – Houston UT - Houston and University of Texas Southwestern UT - Southwestern Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material URL: http://www.ndlsf.org Added: Thu May 08 17:02:33 -0400 2008 Last Updated: Thu May 08 17:02:34 -0400 2008 View Details

Bioterrorism Agents: Anthrax, Plagues and Brucellosis - I

Presented in a conference setting to train pharmacists about bioagents.  Use in conjunction with Part II.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_Pharm/BioterrorismAgents1.ppt Added: Thu Nov 20 15:26:20 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Thu Nov 20 15:26:20 -0500 2008 View Details

Bioterrorism Agents: Anthrax, Plagues and Brucellosis - II

Presented in a conference setting to train pharmacists about bioagents.  Use in conjunction with Part I.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_Pharm/BioterrorismAgents2.ppt Added: Thu Nov 20 15:30:58 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Thu Nov 20 15:30:58 -0500 2008 View Details

Bioterrorism - Are you Ready for it? - Scenarios

Scenarios (plague) used to train at a joint conference of pharmacists and social workers.  Used in conjunction with POD diagrams.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOPSSW_PharmSocWk/BioTerrorismAreYouReadyScenarios.pdf Added: Thu Nov 20 16:31:35 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Thu Nov 20 16:31:35 -0500 2008 View Details

Bioterrorism - Are you Ready for it? - POD Diagrams

POD diagrams from a conference for pharmacists and social workers on bioterrorism.  Used in conjunction with Scenarios.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOPSSW_PharmSocWk/BioTerrorismAreYouReadyPOD%20Diagrams.pdf Added: Thu Nov 20 16:10:49 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Thu Nov 20 16:32:51 -0500 2008 View Details

Chemical Agents in Terrorism

A PPT used to train pharmacists about chemical agents and their possible use by terrorists.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_PharmSaveWorld/ChemicalAgentsinTerrorism.pdf Added: Fri Nov 21 15:44:52 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Fri Nov 21 15:44:53 -0500 2008 View Details

Managing Chemical Exposure

A PPT used to train pharmacists about chemical exposures. 


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_Pharm/ManagingChemicalExposure.ppt Added: Fri Nov 21 15:59:14 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Fri Nov 21 15:59:14 -0500 2008 View Details

New Developments in Biothreats and Biosecurity

A PPT used to train pharmacists about the latest bioagents and emerging infectious diseases.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_PharmSaveWorld/NewDevelopmentsBiothreatsBiosecurity.ppt Added: Fri Nov 21 16:28:25 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Fri Nov 21 16:28:25 -0500 2008 View Details

Nuclear Exposure: The Role of Potassium Iodide

A PPT used to train pharmacists in how to administer potassium iodide to someone exposed to nuclear material.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_Pharm/NuclearExposurePI.ppt Added: Fri Nov 21 16:35:32 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Fri Nov 21 16:35:33 -0500 2008 View Details

The Pharmacists Role and Response in Disaster Management

For training pharmacists in their roles/responsibilities during a disaster.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_Pharm/PharmacistsRole.ppt Added: Mon Nov 24 14:11:26 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Mon Nov 24 14:11:26 -0500 2008 View Details

Command and Control

Used to train pharmacists in their roles/responsibilities during a disaster.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Artifact/Object, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_PharmSaveWorld/CommandandControl.ppt Added: Mon Nov 24 15:00:25 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Mon Nov 24 15:00:26 -0500 2008 View Details

Explosive Threats

This course is designed to provide a brief overview of explosive threats, types of explosive agents, the Bomb Threat Injury Model, and different types of blast injury.  Explosive threats preca...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Raymond Swienton MD, Italo Subbarao MD and Thomas Lehman Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Nov 26 13:09:47 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Nov 26 13:09:47 -0500 2008 View Details

Nuclear & Radiological Threats

This course is designed to give a brief overciew of nuclear and radiological threats, ionizing radiation, types of dispersal devices, complications arising from nuclear and radiological exposure, a...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and John White CNMT Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Nov 26 13:17:39 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Nov 26 13:17:39 -0500 2008 View Details

Infectious Diseases: SARS

This course is designed to provide a brief overview of SARS, its method of transmission, risk factors for contracting SARS, and the criteria for diagnosis of SARS.  It also covers SARS treatme...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS and Alan Katz MD, MPH Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Wed Nov 26 13:25:47 -0500 2008 Last Updated: Wed Nov 26 13:25:47 -0500 2008 View Details

Psychology of Bioterrorism

Scientific discussion of the psychology behind terrorism and the traits that commonly occur in terrorists.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_PharmSaveWorld/PsychologyofTerrorism.ppt Added: Fri Jan 23 16:47:03 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Fri Jan 23 16:47:03 -0500 2009 View Details

Application of Legal Issues During a Bioterrorism Event – detailed discussion of the New Jersey Emergency Health Powers Act

Defines the roles, responsibilities, and powers/immunity of healthcare providers in an emergency under the New Jerseh Emergency Health Powers Act.


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/Rutgers/SOP_PharmSaveWorld/WhenTerrorStrikes.ppt Added: Mon Jan 26 10:20:23 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Mon Jan 26 10:20:23 -0500 2009 View Details

National Incident Management System, Incident Command System

Presentation provides a comprehensive overview of the Incident Command System.  Covers why it is needed, defines positions and actions within the system and illustrates how to deploy in any...


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/SBMC/NIMS_ICS.ppt Added: Wed Jan 28 12:22:23 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Wed Jan 28 12:22:23 -0500 2009 View Details

National Incident Management System, Incident Command System

Presentation provides a comprehensive overview of the Incident Command System.  Covers why it is needed, defines positions and actions within the system and illustrates how to deploy in any...


Author: Organization: NJ Preparedness Training Consortium Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Software/Computer files URL: http://www.nj-ptc.org/training/materials/SBMC/NIMS_ICS.ppt Added: Wed Jan 28 12:22:50 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Wed Jan 28 12:22:50 -0500 2009 View Details

Point-of-Care Strategies: Critical Care, Disaster Medicine, and Public Health Preparedness Worldwide

This online course provides an introduction to point-of-care testing (POCT), how POCT can be used for acute care decision-making in acute care and rural settings, and what lessons have been learned...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Gerald Kost MD, PhD, MS, FACB Format(s): Graphic presentations/Images, Reading material, Audio URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Mar 03 15:06:49 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Tue Mar 03 15:06:49 -0500 2009 View Details

Point-of-Care Strategies: Critical Care, Disaster Medicine, and Public Health Preparedness Worldwide (Dr. Kost)

This online course provides an introduction to point-of-care testing (POCT), how POCT can be used for acute care decision-making in acute care and rural settings, and what lessons have been l...


Author: Organization: Pacific EMPRINTS, Alan Katz MD, MPH and Gerald Kost MD, PhD, MS, FACB Format(s): Pamphlets, Video URL: http://www.emprints.hawaii.edu Added: Tue Mar 03 15:20:13 -0500 2009 Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:06:55 -0400 2009 View Details