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Reports and Publications

Publication Date: June 14, 2019
Post Date: June 14, 2019

This toolkit was developed to assist Greater New York Hospital Association (GNYHA) member hospitals with developing and improving their mass casualty response plans.

Tags: incident responsehospital best practicepreparedness

Publication Date: June 12, 2019
Post Date: June 12, 2019

This paper looks at the current and potential implications pf microfluidics and nanofluidics for both the offensive and defensive sides of chemical, biological, and nuclear threats. 

Tags: biological weaponschemical weaponstechnology

Publication Date: June 7, 2019
Post Date: June 7, 2019

This report providees researchers and government officials with an understanding of how ethics are created, monitored, and enforced across scientific disciplines and across borders.

Tags: life sciences researchbioethicsoversight

Publication Date: May 31, 2019
Post Date: May 31, 2019

This resource provides information on identifying European ticks and the diseases they carry and transmit.

Tags: tick diseasereferenceguidance

Publication Date: May 31, 2019
Post Date: May 31, 2019

This report analyzes 129 different measures in order to establish index scores for the United States’ ability to protect the health security of Americans from emerging infectious diseases, terrorism, and extreme weather conditions.

Tags: health securitypublic health preparednessemergency preparedness

Publication Date: May 31, 2019
Post Date: May 31, 2019

This resource provides a guide to identifying North American ticks and a discussion of the diseases they carry and transmit.

Tags: tick diseasereferenceguidance

Publication Date: May 29, 2019
Post Date: May 29, 2019

This study is the first nationally focused on antimicrobial use and stewardship practices on US swine sites.

Tags: pig farmingagriculture antibioticsantimicrobial resistance

Publication Date: May 29, 2019
Post Date: May 29, 2019

This study describes antimicrobial-use practices in feed and water on feedlots with a capacity of at least 50 head; estimates the percentage of feedlots administering and the percentage of cattle receiving antimicrobials in feed and water; and describes antimicrobial stewardship practices on US f

Tags: agriculture antibioticsfeedlotantibiotic stewardship

Publication Date: May 16, 2019
Post Date: May 16, 2019

The Implementation Support Unit of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC ISU) organized a seminar on “Rapid International Response to Biological Incidents: Lessons for the BWC.” The seminar speakers discussed national, regional, and international rapid response mechanisms and capacities.

Tags: biological weaponsbiological incident responseemergency management

Publication Date: May 13, 2019
Post Date: May 13, 2019

This report outlines the US Government’s approach to strengthen global health security, including accelerating the capabilities of targeted countries to prevent, detect, and respond to infectious disease outbreaks.

Tags: public health preparednessglobal health preparednessinfectious disease response