DomPrep Journal

 

Violence

Featured in this issue: Hybrid Targeted Violence: Fire, Firearms & Complex Threats, By Tracy L. Frazzano, with G. Matthew Snyder; Improving Officer Safety Through Preparation & Practice, By Monica Giovachino; Enhancing Zones to Protect the Emergency Responder, By Glen Rudner; Gas Refinery Attack in Algeria: The Lessons Learned, By Joseph Trindal; Unique Dangers Posed by Lone-Wolf Terrorists, By Jeffrey D. Simon; Safer Schools Through Advance Planning, By Donald J. Cymrot; Staying Ahead of "The Big One", By Joseph Cahill; U.S.-Mexico Border Security - The Spillover Effect, By Richard Schoeberl; Missing in Action: Private-Sector Situational Awareness, By Michael J. Pitts; Predictive Policing: Actionable Information About Potential Crimes, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso; and Police Training for Hazardous Threats, By Shannon Arledge

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HAZMAT

Featured in this issue: Locked & Loaded With Chemicals in Syria, By Richard Schoeberl; Developing & Deploying Multi-Use Technologies, By Glen Rudner; Protecting Chemical Facilities Against Terrorist Attack, By Patrick Coyle; A Continuing Need for Accurate All-Hazard Assessments, By Joseph Trindal; Implementing PPD-8: New Opportunities, Greater Challenges, By Amanda Faul; Liability Protection: An Often Overlooked Aspect of Business Continuity, By David McWhorter; The Timely Art of Declaring a Public Health Emergency, By Joseph Cahill; Partnering: A Major Key to Effective Preparation & Response, By Thomas Moran; and Preparing Health Professionals & Emergency Managers in 2013, By Jack Herrmann

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Special Events

Featured in this issue: Planned Special Events Report, By Lieutenant General H. Steven Blum; Air, Sea, Land: No Detail Left Unplanned, By Scott L. Brillman; Building a Bigger Better Buffer Zone Protection Plan, By Richard Morman; Preparing a Region for the Nation's Inauguration, By Craig DeAtley; National Special Security Events: Transportation Checklists, By Laurel J. Radow; An Overlooked Factor in Mass Killings, By Joseph Trindal; Hands-On Training in an Internet World, By Joseph Cahill; Special Events Challenges - A Sesquicentennial Example, By Stephen Grainer; Understanding Public Health Emergency Declarations, By Raphael M. Barishansky; and The Local Imperative for Building and Sustaining National Resilience, By Marko Bourne

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The Next Big Thing

Featured in this issue: Superstorm Amplifies Need for Power Grid Modernization, By J. Michael Barrett; Emergency Management in 2013, By James Lee Witt; An Interview With The Honorable Paul McHale, By Aaron Sean Poynton; From Risk to Resilience: A Social Enterprise Model, By Timothy L. Tinker; Extraordinary Care: A Case Study for the Future, By Joseph Cahill; Integrating Support for Real-Time Response Success, By Craig Crume; The Future of Data Clouds, By Marko Bourne; Partnering to Create Reliable Medical Countermeasures Capabilities, By Daniel J. Abdun-Nabi; New WMD Concerns: Many Questions, But Few Answers, By Glen Rudner; Resilience Principles: The Search for Optimum Combinations, By Scott Jackson; Additional Uses for Chemical Warfare Agent Detectors, By Christopher Wrenn; and DomPrep Action Plan - Building Resilient Regions for a Secure and Resilient Nation, By William H. Austin

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BIOTHREATS

Featured in this issue: Biodefense: Eliminating the Threat, By Craig Vanderwagen; Designing a National Infectious-Agent Detection System, By James J. Augustine; Planning Needs for Staff Medication Dispensing, By Craig DeAtley; Not All Components Are Equal, But All Are Essential, By Joseph Cahill; Smallpox - Still a Viable Bioterrorist Threat, By Richard Schoeberl; Early Warning: The Front Line of Biodefense, By Patrick Rose; Biodefense - Protecting Public Health, By Raphael M. Barishansky; A Practical Approach to Achieving Resilience, By Dennis R. Schrader; and a Podcast Interview: Law Enforcement Training for the Active Shooter, By Glen Rudner

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Medical Emergencies

Featured in this issue: Identifying & Isolating Bio-Threats Before They Present, By Patrick Rose; Nontraditional Partnerships Advance Medical Countermeasure Dispensing, By Greg Burel; State & Local Medical Countermeasures: The 12-Hour Push, By Kay C. Goss; Protecting Civilian Emergency Responders Against Anthrax, By Thomas Zink; Breaking the Rules to Save Lives, By Joseph Cahill; The Use of mHealth Technology for Pandemic Preparedness, By Sara Rubin; Addressing Key Policy Issues Before the Next Catastrophe, By Ann Lesperance; Concurrent Distribution of Anthrax Vaccine & Antibiotics, By Sarah Keally; and The Critical Intersection of Diagnostics & Countermeasures, By Chris N. Mangal

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Radiological Preparedness

Featured in this issue: Radiological Preparedness: A Short Primer, By Jeffrey Williams; Securing Weapons of Mass Destruction: A Continuing Challenge, By Richard R. Schoeberl; Radiation Contamination of Emergency Equipment, By Joseph Cahill; Hospital Response to a 10-Kiloton Nuclear Detonation, By Craig DeAtley; Understanding the Mobile Detection Deployment Program, By The Domestic Nuclear Detection Office; CBRNE & NIMS: Complementary, Not Contradictory, By Stephen Grainer; Countermeasures to Cope With Radioactive Exposure, By Craig Vanderwagen; Hospitals Must Prepare Now for Future Contingencies, By Theodore Tully; Protecting Responders From the Known and Unknown, By John Lazier; Public Health Response & Severe Weather Emergencies, By Audrey Mazurek; and EPA's Role in Domestic Preparedness, By Erica Canzler

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Resilience - 'Whole of Community' Approach

Featured in this issue: All Hazards, All Phases, All Stakeholders, By Kay C. Goss; The Future of Resilience, By Marc Glasser; Building/Improving Community Health Resilience, By Jeffrey Stiefel; The Path to Longer-Term Resilience, By Mara Bún; Intelligence-Led Policing: Contributions to Community Resilience, By Joseph Trindal; The Fallacy of Disaster Resilience, By Joseph Cahill; Improving Healthcare Sector Interoperability, By Thomas P. Russo; The ABCs of Transportation Planning for Special Events, By Laurel J. Radow; Mass Transit Security Force Multipliers, By Douglas K. McDaniel; and Disaster Operations for Businesses: Options & Opportunities, By Amy Major

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Emergency Preparedness, The International Language

Featured in this issue: Crisis Management: The Netherlands Approach, By Willy Steenbakkers; International Medical Missions: Preplanning Essentials, By Joseph Cahill; NIMS - Not an American Exclusive, By Stephen Grainer; Canada Emergency Management - The Same, But Different, By John Saunders; Emergency Responses - With No Geographic Limits, By Christine Thompson; Shipboard Emergencies - 1000 Miles From Nowhere, By Corey Ranslem; U.S. Citizens: The First Line of Defense, By Vernon Herron & Michael Vesely; Lightweight Networks - Enabling the Homeland Security Enterprise, By Dennis R. Schrader; Social Media and Public Safety, By Timothy Beres; and Colorado Builds a New Generation of Emergency Managers, By Christopher Mailliard

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EVENTS

Featured in this issue: Special Events: Pre-Event Planning Checklists, By Kay C. Goss; The Medical Component of Mass Gatherings, By Joseph Cahill; All-Hazards Planning for Special Events, By Glen Rudner; Securing the Torch - 2012 London Olympics, By Richard Schoeberl; Honoring Fallen Heroes: Special Security Requirements, By David G. Squires; Leveraging the Expanding Social Network, By Rodrigo (Roddy) Moscoso; The National "Public Health" Preparedness Report, By Raphael Barishansky; Upgrading Florida Air National Guard's Communications, By Blair Heusdens; and Hazard Mitigation: Todays Needs & Recommendations, By Megan Clifford & William Meyer

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