Cross-Border Collaboration
Course Description:The challenges of disaster and emergency planning and the coordination of response increase significantly when the event spans state lines, borders of sovereign Tribal nations, and international borders.  Challenges associated with cross border respons
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Burn Evaluation and Care for Emergency Responders
Course Description:According to United States Fire Administration data, in 2007 fire killed more Americans than all natural disasters combined. Approximately 10,000 people in the United States die every year because of infections that complicate burns.
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Radiological Events in a Community: Low-Dose
Course Description:According to recent threat analyses, the potential use of a Radiation Dispersal Device (RDD) remains the most likely exposure to weapons of mass destruction which American citizens are likely to experience.
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Radiological Events in a Community: High-Dose
Course Description:The requirements for a vastly expanded supply of energy worldwide combined with nuclear proliferation and a more aggressive international posture for the development, deployment and potential use of nuclear weapons either for strategic or tactical purp
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Clinical Challenges in the Community Management of Patients with Special Needs in Disaster
Course Description:The evolution of modern medical competencies and expanded populations of increased vulnerability pose a significant challenge to today’s public health professional in providing shelter and support during times of disaster in both the urban and rural en
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Community Management of High-Dose Radiological Events
Course Description:According to recent threat analyses, the potential use of a Radiation Dispersal Device (RDD) remains the most likely exposure to weapons of mass destruction which American citizens are likely to experience.
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Dissecting the Post-Spill Impact
Course Description:The Deepwater Horizon oil spill and residual oil continues to require follow-up by public health professionals.
Category
  • Behavioral Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Environmental Epidemiology
Course Description:This course is designed to provide an overview of environmental epidemiology and the principles and methods used in the investigation of human health effects associated with environmental exposures.
Category
  • Environmental Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Community Needs Assessment
Course Description:Assessing community needs is part of the ongoing process of program planning in many types of health, education and social service agencies.
Category
  • General Public Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE
Gaining New Perspectives of Flood Response in a Texas Community
Course Description:The goal of this course is to provide a learning opportunity for participants to demonstrate leadership, persuasive communication, crisis management, and action plan development skills while dealing with coastal flooding scenarios that impact their loc
Category
  • Environmental Health
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • Participation/CE

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