DomPrep Journal

 

Bio-Training

Featured in this issue: Black Swans - Preparing for Pandemic & Biological Threats, By Robert C. Hutchinson; Needed: More Biothreat Training for First Responders, By Steven P. Bucci & Jennifer Corrente-Bucci; Redirecting Dual-Use Research Regulations, By Courtney Gavitt; Emergency Management & Public Health: Partners in Preparedness, By Kay C. Goss; Training & Protecting the First On-Scene Responders, By Richard Schoeberl; A Unified Strategy for Biodefense Preparedness, By Patrick Rose; Protecting Life & Civil Liberties - Masters of Collaboration, By Charles J. Guddemi; NamUs: Narrowing the Search for Missing Persons, By Joseph Cahill; and Intelligent Accountability - Being Prepared for the Unthinkable, By Susan Collins

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RESPONSE

Featured in this issue: Public Health Response & Emergency Management Planning, By Patrick Rose; Healthcare Preparedness - The Resilience Challenge, By James J. Augustine; Public Health & the Congressional Budget Standoff, By Chris N. Mangal; Ready & Able - But Not Always Willing, By Raphael Barishansky & Audrey Mazurek; When the First Down Becomes the Worst Down, By Joseph Cahill; Functional Needs - Awareness Is a Two-Way Street, By James Martin; Rapid Dispatching Reduces Call-Processing Times, By Michael E. Cox Jr.; Public Health Answers for Non-Public Health Organizations, By Charles (Chas) Eby; and Creating a Closed Point of Dispensing: A How-To Primer, By David Reddick

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New Normals

Featured in this issue: Saving Lives & Protecting Property: A Flood of Helpful Information, By Terri Turner & George Deussen; Building Resilience Early & Geographically, By Stephen McElroy; Mitigating Risk: Protecting & Defending Critical Infrastructure, By Natalie Lehr; Operationalizing the Nation's Critical Infrastructure Resilience, By Dane Egli & John Contestabile; Worst-Case Scenarios: Sudden & Total Isolation, By Joseph Cahill; A Network of Interoperability, By Charles Werner; Defense Department Plays Key Role in Disaster Resilience, By Jamie Stowe; Risk Assessment & Management: The Overlooked Component, By Jennifer Ryan; and Updating the National Infrastructure Protection Plan, By William Anderson

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RADIATION

Featured in this issue: The Pursuit of Nukes: No Job for Amateurs, By Richard Schoeberl; Radioactive Sources - An Invisible Hazard, By Stephen Jolly; Nuclear Meltdown - The Need For Timely & Honest Information, By Janette D. Sherman & Joseph J. Mangano; Hospital Decontamination - High Costs & Limited Benefits, By Craig DeAtley; Insider Threats: A Call for Great Vigilance, By Joseph Trindal; Radiological Emergencies - Public Health Responsibilities/Challenges, By Audrey Mazurek & Raphael M. Barishansky; Special Decontamination Considerations: Bridging the Gap, By Ryan Hay; Staple Foods, Grain Tonnages & Daring Rescues, By Joseph Cahill; and Passenger Air Travel - When the Bullets Run Out, By Clay W. Biles

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CYBER

Featured in this issue: A Roadmap for Improving Cyber Preparedness, By Monica Giovachino & Sarah Tidman; When Cyber Space Meets the Real World, By Markus Rauschecker; Holistic Security - Various Ways to Reduce Vulnerability, By Armond Caglar; Incident Gridlock - Overwhelming a City, By Glen Rudner; The Island Life - Isolated But Not Alone, By Joseph Cahill; A Major Step Forward: Private Sector Resilience Coordination, By Joseph Trindal; Seeing National Preparedness Through the Public Health Lens, By Raphael M. Barishansky; Subject Matter Experts & the Theory of Relativity, By Sheri Donahue; and Hackers & Federal Agencies: Broken Connections, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso

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Food Defense

Featured in this issue: Defending the Food Supply: The Basic Recipe, By Michéle Samarya-Timm; Counter-Agroterrorism 101, By Patrick Rose; Food Safety: An Emergency Manager's Perspective, By Kay C. Goss; Early Detection of Zoonotic Emerging Infectious Diseases, By Thomas Cotter & Earl Stoddard; Listeria - When Food Bites Back, By Dana Pitts; Governmental Laboratories: Protecting the Public's Health, By Chris N. Mangal; Protecting the Milk Supply During a Foreign Animal Disease Outbreak, By Danelle Bickett-Weddle & Pamela Hullinger; Protecting Water, Diluting Threats, Saving Lives, By Joseph Cahill; Promoting Food Security in Disaster Relief Situations, By Scott McCallum; and The Boston Bombings - Redefining Shelter in Place, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso

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Natural Disasters

Featured in this issue: Protecting Schools - Tornadoes & Other Natural Disasters, By Kay C. Goss; Incident Command for Natural Disasters, By Stephen Grainer; Reauthorizing the Nation's Preparedness, By Raphael M. Barishansky; Fusion During Crisis: Aftermath of a Perfect Storm, By Christian Schulz & Raymond Guidetti; Fortifying the Financial Infrastructure, By James Lee Witt & James Loy; National Preparedness: Challenges, Definitions & Jurisdictions, By Jordan Nelms & Amanda Faul; Lessons Learned From Katrina Pay Off in Response to Sandy, By Jamie Stowe; Specialized Teams Meet Unique Challenges, By Joseph Cahill; and Local Heroes Helping Their Fellow Citizens With Disabilities, By Stephen M. Thal & William H. Austin

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Transportation

Featured in this issue: Key Hazards & Security Guides, By Stephan A. Parker; Transportation Requirements for Special Needs Populations, By Thomas P. Russo; Shipping Containers & Hidden Dangers, By Richard Schoeberl; Today's "New" Maritime World - Threats & Risks, By Corey Ranslem; The Security of Healthcare Facilities - A Growing Challenge, By Craig DeAtley; Providing Security for High-Speed Rail, By William Rooney; The Dangerous New World of the Social/Anti-Social Media, By Joseph Cahill; Catastrophic Planning vs. Conventional Disaster Planning, By Dennis R. Schrader; and Avoiding the Threat Posed by Predictive Certainty, By Michael Vesely

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Violence

Featured in this issue: Hybrid Targeted Violence: Fire, Firearms & Complex Threats, By Tracy L. Frazzano, with G. Matthew Snyder; Improving Officer Safety Through Preparation & Practice, By Monica Giovachino; Enhancing Zones to Protect the Emergency Responder, By Glen Rudner; Gas Refinery Attack in Algeria: The Lessons Learned, By Joseph Trindal; Unique Dangers Posed by Lone-Wolf Terrorists, By Jeffrey D. Simon; Safer Schools Through Advance Planning, By Donald J. Cymrot; Staying Ahead of "The Big One", By Joseph Cahill; U.S.-Mexico Border Security - The Spillover Effect, By Richard Schoeberl; Missing in Action: Private-Sector Situational Awareness, By Michael J. Pitts; Predictive Policing: Actionable Information About Potential Crimes, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso; and Police Training for Hazardous Threats, By Shannon Arledge

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HAZMAT

Featured in this issue: Locked & Loaded With Chemicals in Syria, By Richard Schoeberl; Developing & Deploying Multi-Use Technologies, By Glen Rudner; Protecting Chemical Facilities Against Terrorist Attack, By Patrick Coyle; A Continuing Need for Accurate All-Hazard Assessments, By Joseph Trindal; Implementing PPD-8: New Opportunities, Greater Challenges, By Amanda Faul; Liability Protection: An Often Overlooked Aspect of Business Continuity, By David McWhorter; The Timely Art of Declaring a Public Health Emergency, By Joseph Cahill; Partnering: A Major Key to Effective Preparation & Response, By Thomas Moran; and Preparing Health Professionals & Emergency Managers in 2013, By Jack Herrmann

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