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Building Response-Ready State and Local Health Departments Across the Nation

December 7, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Webinar Recorded on December 7, 2017    90 minutes

Training Description
This webinar will discuss an overview of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Division of State and Local Readiness and Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) Program, including the following: Public Health Preparedness Capabilities, State and Local Operational Readiness, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Resources, and Role of Public Health in Emergency Response

Learning Objectives
By the end of the webinar participants will be able to:

  • Describe how CDC uses the emergency preparedness and response capabilities, and future changes
  • Discuss how CDC works with state and local health departments to build operational readiness
  • List CDC public health emergency preparedness resources available for health departments
  • Define the role of public health in emergency response, ESF-8