Medical Preparedness and Response to Bombing Incidents: TEEX and NMT (MGT-348 and PER-233)


  • Atlantic County, NJ

The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness is sponsoring a two-day training program titled: "Medical Preparedness and Response to Bombing Incidents" (MGT-348 and PER-233). The program will be instructed by Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) and the Energetic Materials Research & Testing Center (EMRTC) at New Mexico Tech (NMT), members of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC).

COST: None, but please preregister as seating is limited.

DESCRIPTION:

Essential first responder/first receiver personnel who would be involved in the medical response to an explosive incident will be introduced to real world event case studies and research-based information designed to enhance medical preparedness for and response to blast effects. This dual audience/dual level course includes a Management and Planning level section focused on pre-incident indications of bombing incidents, bombing incident scene safety and security, and resource management for bombing incidents and a Performance level section focused on bombing incident injury patterns and treatment, managing the medical response for bombing incidents, and the planning, training, and exercise cycle for bombing incidents.

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Law Enforcement, Health Care, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Security and Safety.

REGISTRATION/POINT OF CONTACT:

For questions or registration, please email the point of contact Michael Urbanski at MUrbanski@njohsp.gov or call 609-588-2128.