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May 16, 2016 by Michelle Armstrong (marmstrong)
IDIS 8361 : Emergency Management Track Elective
Mon, 16 May 2016 08:50:52 GMT
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:03:52 GMT
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Long Course Title
Emergency Management Track Elective
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Number of Credits
Field Work (Internship)
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Option 1: Asynchronous/non continuous
Complete the FEMA Independent Study courses.
Note that you may be required to obtain a FEMA Student ID for access to the online courses.
• To understand mechanisms of injury in natural and man-made disasters, as well as injuries due to biological, chemical, radiological and nuclear terrorism • To learn all aspects of hospital preparedness including emergency preparedness plans, personal protective equipment, isolation capacity, decontamination capability, etc. • To understand the incident command system • To become familiar with federal, state, and local response agency assets such as the National Disaster Medical System, the Emergency Management Agency, the Emergency Medical and Health Services Administration, and The American Red Cross • To understand issues surrounding mass casualty response such as mass triage, surge capacity, mass prophylaxis, volunteer credentialing and multi-agency coordination
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
EM Track Curriculum 09-10.doc
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Course Reviewer Comments
Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:47:48 GMT
Rollback: please address course description