Emergency Medical Management of Radiological/Nuclear Incidents--Online Course

Description: The aim of this Free Online CE Course is to discuss the roles of health providers in planning, preparedness, education, and communication needed for emergency response and consequence management.

This course also focuses on where and how radiological and nuclear incidents occur, as well as hazard analysis, risk analysis, and risk assessments required for emergency response and consequence management. The course also includes a basic overview of radiation physics, and it identifies medical issues associated with specific types of radiation events. This course is designed for all healthcare professionals.


Author(s)
Developer
Name: Paul Fultz
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Organization: University of Louisville Continuing Health Sciences Education
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Contact
Name: Sarah-Ann Davis
Phone: 502-852-0173
Address:

University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences                                        Center for Health Hazards Preparedness                                                                                555 S. Floyd St. K-wing, Suite 4026                                                                                       Louisville, KY 40202


Meta Information
Type of Product: Presentation or Lecture, Quiz
Languages: English
Keywords: radiological and nuclear
Target Capabiltities: Common: Community Preparedness and Participation
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Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
Is Product...: Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Thu Nov 01 11:16:58 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:15:44 -0500 2007