DomPrep Journal

 

Medical Emergencies

Featured in this issue: Identifying & Isolating Bio-Threats Before They Present, By Patrick Rose; Nontraditional Partnerships Advance Medical Countermeasure Dispensing, By Greg Burel; State & Local Medical Countermeasures: The 12-Hour Push, By Kay C. Goss; Protecting Civilian Emergency Responders Against Anthrax, By Thomas Zink; Breaking the Rules to Save Lives, By Joseph Cahill; The Use of mHealth Technology for Pandemic Preparedness, By Sara Rubin; Addressing Key Policy Issues Before the Next Catastrophe, By Ann Lesperance; Concurrent Distribution of Anthrax Vaccine & Antibiotics, By Sarah Keally; and The Critical Intersection of Diagnostics & Countermeasures, By Chris N. Mangal

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Radiological Preparedness

Featured in this issue: Radiological Preparedness: A Short Primer, By Jeffrey Williams; Securing Weapons of Mass Destruction: A Continuing Challenge, By Richard R. Schoeberl; Radiation Contamination of Emergency Equipment, By Joseph Cahill; Hospital Response to a 10-Kiloton Nuclear Detonation, By Craig DeAtley; Understanding the Mobile Detection Deployment Program, By The Domestic Nuclear Detection Office; CBRNE & NIMS: Complementary, Not Contradictory, By Stephen Grainer; Countermeasures to Cope With Radioactive Exposure, By Craig Vanderwagen; Hospitals Must Prepare Now for Future Contingencies, By Theodore Tully; Protecting Responders From the Known and Unknown, By John Lazier; Public Health Response & Severe Weather Emergencies, By Audrey Mazurek; and EPA's Role in Domestic Preparedness, By Erica Canzler

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Resilience - 'Whole of Community' Approach

Featured in this issue: All Hazards, All Phases, All Stakeholders, By Kay C. Goss; The Future of Resilience, By Marc Glasser; Building/Improving Community Health Resilience, By Jeffrey Stiefel; The Path to Longer-Term Resilience, By Mara Bún; Intelligence-Led Policing: Contributions to Community Resilience, By Joseph Trindal; The Fallacy of Disaster Resilience, By Joseph Cahill; Improving Healthcare Sector Interoperability, By Thomas P. Russo; The ABCs of Transportation Planning for Special Events, By Laurel J. Radow; Mass Transit Security Force Multipliers, By Douglas K. McDaniel; and Disaster Operations for Businesses: Options & Opportunities, By Amy Major

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Emergency Preparedness, The International Language

Featured in this issue: Crisis Management: The Netherlands Approach, By Willy Steenbakkers; International Medical Missions: Preplanning Essentials, By Joseph Cahill; NIMS - Not an American Exclusive, By Stephen Grainer; Canada Emergency Management - The Same, But Different, By John Saunders; Emergency Responses - With No Geographic Limits, By Christine Thompson; Shipboard Emergencies - 1000 Miles From Nowhere, By Corey Ranslem; U.S. Citizens: The First Line of Defense, By Vernon Herron & Michael Vesely; Lightweight Networks - Enabling the Homeland Security Enterprise, By Dennis R. Schrader; Social Media and Public Safety, By Timothy Beres; and Colorado Builds a New Generation of Emergency Managers, By Christopher Mailliard

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EVENTS

Featured in this issue: Special Events: Pre-Event Planning Checklists, By Kay C. Goss; The Medical Component of Mass Gatherings, By Joseph Cahill; All-Hazards Planning for Special Events, By Glen Rudner; Securing the Torch - 2012 London Olympics, By Richard Schoeberl; Honoring Fallen Heroes: Special Security Requirements, By David G. Squires; Leveraging the Expanding Social Network, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso; The National "Public Health" Preparedness Report, By Raphael Barishansky; Upgrading Florida Air National Guard's Communications, By Blair Heusdens; and Hazard Mitigation: Todays Needs & Recommendations, By Megan Clifford & William Meyer

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Response & Recovery

Featured in this issue: Amateur Radio and the Healthcare Field, By Michael Corey; Mass-Fatality Surge & Family Assistance, By Thomas P. Russo; Taxis for the Sick, By Joseph Cahill; Finding Beds in the Middle of a Disaster, By Beth McAteer; Healthcare Reform: Effects on Hospital Preparedness, By Theodore (Ted) Tully; Beyond Vaccines: Defeating Future Flu Viruses, By David Gibson; If & When Needed: The Building of Pandemic Barriers, By Patrick Rose & Katherine Duncan; A New Standard of Care for Crisis Incidents, By Raphael M. Barishansky; A Healthcare Coalition's Support for Evacuating a Facility, By Craig DeAtley; Integrated Capstone Event Expands Training for Responders, By Shannon Arledge; and The 2012 PHP Summit: Sustaining Preparedness, By Jack Herrmann

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Protecting the Food Supply

Featured in this issue: Hi-Tech Food Banks & the Safety of Food Supply Chains, By Scott McCallum; Protecting the U.S. Agriculture and Food Sector, By R. Douglas Meckes; Aligning Priorities with Healthcare Coalitions, By Andrew R. Roszak; Food Fight - Bioterrorism & Emergency Response Capabilities, By Joseph Cahill; Foodborne Outbreaks in Minnesota: Training and Performance, By Kimberley Wetherille & Evan Henke; Buying/Building New State & Local Preparedness Capabilities, By Dennis R. Schrader & John F. Morton; "The Bomber Will Always Get Through" - 80 Years Later, A Prophecy, By Loren B. Thompson; Protecting First Responders from Biological Agents, By Christina Spoons; An Exercise in Utility: The Role of Public Health, By Raphael M. Barishansky & Audrey Mazurek; Dual-Use Disasters: Lessons for Preparedness Professionals, By Earl Stoddard; and Charting New Waters in Biosecurity, By Catherine Feinman

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CBRNE 2012

Featured in this issue: CBRN FUNDING: Going Backwards Is Not Smart, By Stephen Reeves; Protecting Subway Riders from a Chemical Attack, By Joselito S. Ignacio; Nationwide Suspicious Activity Reporting (SAR) Initiative (NSI), By W. Ross Ashley; Hospital Preparedness for "Chemical/Detergent" Suicides, By Craig DeAtley; The Detection Triage - A Systematic Approach to Identification, By Glen D. Rudner; Libya's Missing Chemical Caches: The Weapons of Armageddon?, By Richard Schoeberl; Advances in Medical Countermeasures for Chemical Terrorism, By Bruce Clements; A Helping Hand from CBRN Response Force, By Jamie Stowe; New HazMat Challenges for Modern EMS Units, By Joseph Cahill; Equipment Standardization - A New-Old Approach, By Jordan Nelms; HELP: A New Approach to Volunteer Management, By Tony Lamberth; Narrowing the Search for the Best Detection Devices, By Thomas Norstrand; and Needed: "Off-the-Shelf" Solutions for CBRN, By James Wilcox

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DRUGS

Featured in this issue: The Most Dangerous Existential Threat: Illegal Drugs, By H Steven Blum; Drug Traffickers, Insurgents & Safe Havens - Lessons Learned from Plan Colombia, By Mark Coomer; Addiction in Emergency Services: Coworkers Help, Denial Hurts, By Victor Welzant; The "Big Business" of Drug Smuggling, By Michael S. Brewer & Lawrence O'Connell; NIMS/ICS and Drug-Enforcement Operations - Yes and No, By Stephen Grainer; IT and the New Fight Against Drug Trafficking & Gangs, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso; Narcan: The Spray That Saves, By Joseph Cahill; Emergency Responses to CDLs: The Hidden Dangers, By Christina Spoons; PTSD: The Front Lines of a New Conflict, By Kate Rosenblatt; Lessons Learned: The Mass Shootings in Tucson, By Sophia Paros; and Forensic Incident Responses & Security Preparedness, By Dawn R. Blanche

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SHARING

Featured in this issue: Disinformation: The Real Cyber Security Challenge?, By W. Ross Ashley III; RR/SAP: The Process of Building Resiliency, By Jerry Brashear; The Role of Social Media Before, During, and After a Disaster, By Christina Spoons; IT Preparedness: At Long Last, a Major DHS Priority, By Jordan Nelms; The Social Media: A Seismic Opportunity, By Jordan Scott; Funding Realities & Emergency Preparedness: A Grim Outlook, By Raphael Barishansky; Emergency Responder 24/7 Information Tool Available Online, By Cortney Streets; Scrubbing Source Data at the Local Level, By Michael Jacoby; "Scrubbing Source Data": The EPA Response, By EPA Office of Information; "Route PM": Building a Better Evacuation Plan, By Geoff Brown; Operation Tomodachi: The U.S./DoD Response to Fukushima, By Jamie Stowe; The InfraGard Alliance: Personal Relations & Information Sharing, By Sheri Donahue; and Surviving the End of the World, By Joseph Cahill

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