The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Center for Biosecurity & Public Health PreparednessCenter for Biosecurity & Public Health Preparedness
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integrated forum to bring critical community responders together
short-term targeted programs of instruction
opportunities for more specialized graduate education
emerging public health and safety issues
analysis, evaluation, and solutions for homeland security health threats that imperil our citizens and those who must respond to preserve their health
translation of new ideas into effective solutions that address state-based health security needs
expertise for planning, training, executive leadership, public health, and hospital preparedness in domestic and international settings
The Center for Biosecurity and Public Health Preparedness offers many ways for community health professionals and first responders to receive targeted up-to-date training to fit their needs and schedules.
Online Training â Access our experts in an â anytime anywhereâ fashion through our online training. Courses are delivered through streaming video and include PowerPoint slides, learning objectives, resources, and biographies of the faculty trainers.
Face-to-Face Training â Check the calendar to see the scheduled training events in the Houston Greater Metropolitan area, and at our many partner training sites.
Consulting â Our experts serve locally, nationally, and internationally to apply our expertise to critical problems in a timely manner.