Events

  • MGT 439: Peds Disaster Response Course

    July 22, 2020 - July 23, 2020 @ 
    Vinton War Memorial, 814 E Washington Ave, Vinton, VA 24179, USA

    This year the Near Southwest Preparedness Alliance (NSPA) is focusing on better preparing the Region for pediatric disasters. Along with a NEW Pediatric Annex to the Mass Casualty Surge plan, the Coalition will be offering Pediatric Disaster Response & Emergency Preparedness Course (MGT-439)! 

    This course addresses pediatric emergency planning and medical response considerations through a combination of lectures and small group exercises. Topics will include:

    • Introduction to Pediatric Response
    • Pediatric Emergency Management Considerations
    • Considerations for Managing Pediatric Surge
    • Children with Access and Functional Needs
    • Pediatric Considerations in Mass Sheltering
    • Pediatric Triage and Allocation of Scarce Resources
    • Pediatric Reunification Considerations
    • Pediatric Decontamination Considerations

    Registration Now Open, CLICK HERE!  

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