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Biological Incidents Awareness: LSU (AWR-118)

  • Monmouth County, NJ (map)

The National Center for Biomedical Research and Training (NCBRT) at Louisiana State University (LSU), a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium (NDPC) will be presenting the DHS approved training course entitled, "Emergency Response to Domestic Biological Incidents" (PER-220).

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

DESCRIPTION:

This course provides a brief overview of biological incidents that have occurred; biological agents that are naturally occurring, could be accidentally released, or could be used deliberately; the typical course of disease and how that may vary in a deliberate incident; an overview of biological agents as terror a weapon; and methods of protection from biological agents (with an emphasis on protection using methods and equipment readily available to emergency responders and the general public).

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Emergency Medical Agency, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Healthcare, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Works


REGISTRATION

For questions or registration, please email point of contact Peggy Doyle at PDoyle@howellpolice.org