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On Demand January 31, 2008

The Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) and Its Application for Public Health Emergency Response and Recovery Operations

Broadcast Date: January 31, 2008 | (1 hour, 45 minutes)


Martin A. Kalis (5 pages, 1.1 MB)
Leon K. Shaifer (3 pages, 1.7 MB)
EMAC Fact Sheet (12 pages)
CDC Support for EMAC

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Program Overview

This broadcast will provide an introduction to EMAC – its organization, processes, and procedures. The presenters will also discuss how EMAC was used to provide public health and environmental health emergency response assistance during the 2005 hurricane season and how it can be used to mitigate resource shortfalls in future disasters. Finally, other key mutual-aid agreements will be briefly highlighted.

For more information, view the conference flyer.

Target Audience

Emergency management professionals, public health professionals, environmental health professionals and other federal, state, local, territorial and tribal professionals with emergency response roles and responsibilities.

Contact Hours

None for this program.

Contact for Technical Assistance

Call 334-206-5618 or email ALPHTN.

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