Monday, June 18, 2007: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
The Summit (Boise Centre on the Grove)
Public Response to Chemical Exposure Emergencies
This symposium describes how various agencies and governmental jurisdictions perform specialized functions in response to a major chemical release. The topics include rapid clinical sampling and analysis, field/border detection methods and instrumentation, detection techniques and response triggers. Situation scenarios are for any kind of large scale chemical release, either accidental or intentional.
Organizer:Eric J. Clark
Presider:Eric J. Clark
8:00 AMOpening comments and introduction
Eric J. Clark
8:10 AMThe Role of CDC in the Response to a Chemical Terrorism Incident
Ritchard C. Parry
8:50 AMArizona's approach to LRN-C preparedness
Miranda McFall
9:30 AMDestruction of chemical weapons at the Umatilla Chemical Agent Disposal Facility
Sue Oliver
10:10 AMBreak
10:30 AMCommunity-wide evacuation plans following a major release of dangerous chemicals
Daniel Coulombe
11:10 AMWMD Detection and interdiction; International border security training Interdict/RADACAD
William Cliff

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