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  • Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action [3]
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1. State of U.S. Public Health Biopreparedness: Responding to Biological Attacks, Pandemics, and Emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Source: U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Energy and Commerce
Date Published: 6/15/2018
Format: Video or Multimedia
Annotation: This two-hour, 13-minute Congressional hearing follows up on past biopreparedness oversight issues, and receives updates from the agencies on current assessments and strategies. It also highlights the need to reauthorize the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act (PAHPA), which is due to expire at the end of September 2018. The four areas of continuing oversight interest in the area of biopreparedness are biological threats; detection and diagnostics; development and stockpiling of medical countermeasures (MCMs); and science, safety, and security of laboratories in the life sciences-biodefense complex....[more] [less]
Authors: Bright, Rick; Fauci, Anthony S.; Hinton, Denise; Schuchat, Anne
Type: Hearing/Testimony
ID: 17367. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
2. Critical Infrastructure Protection: Progress and Challenges in DHS (Department of Homeland Security)’s Management of Its Chemical Facility Security Program
Source: U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)
Date Published: 6/14/2018
Format: PDF
Annotation: This 16-page document is Congressional testimony that summarizes progress and challenges related to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)'s Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program management. It discusses the status of identifying high-risk chemical facilities, assessing risk and prioritizing facilities, reviewing and approving facilities’ site security plans, and inspecting facilities and ensuring compliance....[more] [less]
Authors: Currie, Chris
Type: Hearing/Testimony
Access Notes: Direct link to document: https://www.gao.gov/assets/700/692483.pdf
ID: 17346. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
3. Disaster Health Training from the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health
Source: National Library of Medicine [National Institutes of Health] (NLM)
Date Published: 6/14/2018
Format: Presentation Slides
Annotation: These presentations slides are from a webinar from the National Library of Medicine Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC), featuring speakers from the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH) who introduce two new products with slides and videos. The NCDMPH Core Curriculum for Disaster Medicine and Public Health is a modular, online course covering the 11 core competencies in Disaster Medicine and Public Health. NCDMPH has also produced a new website and app for Stop the Bleed, teaching lay people how to correctly apply pressure to stop life threatening bleeding....[more] [less]
Authors: Strauss-Riggs, Kandra ; Klimczak, Victoria
Type: Instructional/Training Material
ID: 17381. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
4. IASC Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action: Asia Regional Consultation with GBV and Gender Actors; Workshop Report
Source: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC)
Date Published: 6/13/2018
Format: PDF
Annotation: This 20-page report summarizes a consultation workshop held in May 2018 with gender-based violence (GBV) and gender actors from the Asia region to inform the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action. Objectives of consultation workshop included prioritizing areas for gender mainstreaming and GBV prevention and risk mitigation in the Guidelines, and collecting promising practices and other relevant information to support the content development of the Guidelines....[more] [less]
Type: Conference/Meeting Material
ID: 17376. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
5. Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016: Antimicrobial Consumption
Source: European Union, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
Date Published: 6/13/2018
Format: PDF
Annotation: This 16-page report is based on antimicrobial consumption data for 2016 collected at the European level. Twenty-seven European Union (EU) Member States and two European Economic Area (EEA) countries (Iceland and Norway) reported antimicrobial consumption data at the European level. The report discusses how reducing unnecessary and inappropriate use of antimicrobials has become a public health priority in an attempt to control increasing antimicrobial resistance, both in the community and in the hospital sector....[more] [less]
Type: Report
ID: 17377. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
6. Annual Epidemiological Report for 2015: Antimicrobial Consumption
Source: European Union, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
Date Published: 6/13/2018
Format: PDF
Annotation: This 16-page report is based on antimicrobial consumption data collected through the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption Network (ESAC-Net) for 2015. All 28 European Union (EU) Member States and two European Economic Area (EEA) countries (Iceland and Norway) reported antimicrobial consumption data at the European level. The report discusses how European countries are increasingly taking action to control antimicrobial resistance through the rational use of antimicrobials, including awareness campaigns on their prudent use....[more] [less]
Type: Report
ID: 17378. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
7. Annual Epidemiological Report for 2014: Antimicrobial Consumption
Source: European Union, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
Date Published: 6/13/2018
Format: PDF
Annotation: This 13-page surveillance report is based on surveillance data for 2014 on antimicrobial consumption in humans reported by European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) Member States through the European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption Network (ESAC-Net). All 28 EU Member States and two EEA countries (Iceland and Norway) reported antimicrobial consumption data. The report discusses how EU/EEA countries are increasingly taking action to control antimicrobial resistance through the rational use of antimicrobials, including awareness campaigns on their prudent use....[more] [less]
Type: Report
ID: 17379. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
8. HEAL (Helping to End Addiction Long-Term) Initiative Research Plan
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Date Published: 6/12/2018
Format: Text
Annotation: This Web page provides information about HEAL (Helping to End Addiction Long-term), a National Institutes of Health program to provide scientific solutions to the national opioid crisis and offer new hope for individuals, families, and communities affected by this devastating crisis. It provides information on Design Progress; Research Opportunities; Proposed Fiscal Year 2018 Budget for HEAL; Future Directions and Integrated Efforts; Collaborations and Governance; and Deliverables and Timeline....[more] [less]
Type: Web Page
ID: 17321. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
9. Healthcare System Readiness for Highly Pathogenic Infectious Diseases
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR)
Date Published: 6/12/2018
Format: Video or Multimedia
Annotation: These presentation slides are from a one-hour, 20-minute webinar from TRACIE (Technical Resources, Assistance Center, and Information Exchange) that describes how the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is an opportunity to highlight progress in recent years and resources developed to support readiness for special pathogens, and why it matters to the United States. Speakers discuss how to understand roles and responsibilities under the tiered Ebola response system, and know where to find and how to use resources developed to support highly infectious disease readiness and response....[more] [less]
Authors: Hunt, Richard; Schwedhelm, Shelly; Treber, Meghan; Vanairsdale, Sharon; et al.
Type: Instructional/Training Material
ID: 17344. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
10. SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit (2018)
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Date Published: 6/11/2018
Format: PDF
Annotation: This 24-page toolkit offers strategies to healthcare providers, communities, and local governments for developing practices and policies to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths. It provides guidance on Opioid Use Disorder Facts; Five Essential Steps for First Responders; Information for Prescribers; Safety Advice for Patients and Family Members; and Recovering from Opioid Overdose....[more] [less]
Type: Guideline/Assessment Tool
Access Notes: Direct link to document: https://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content//SMA18-4742/SMA18-4742.pdf
Link to Disaster Lit record for 2016 version: https://disasterinfo.nlm.nih.gov/search/id:15533
Link to Disaster Lit record for 2014 version: https://disasterinfo.nlm.nih.gov/search/id:15177
ID: 17345. From: Disaster Lit®a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
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