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  Bioterrorism Preparedness and Information

 

Last Updated: September 26, 2007

The College has reviewed information available on the Internet and has identified the following Web sites as providing information useful to our members. Links to these Web sites and some specific documents are provided below.

College of American Pathologists Offers New Lab Preparedness Survey Product
New Lab Preparedness Survey Product

CDC Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response
Your source for information about CDC and State Activities
www.bt.cdc.gov

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
MMWR: Terrorism Preparedness Compendium 
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/indexbt.html

Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) 5th Edition
http://www.cdc.gov/od/ohs/biosfty/bmbl5/bmbl5toc.htm

Biological and Chemical Terrorism: Strategic Plan for Preparedness and Response
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/RR/RR4904.pdf

Facts about: Anthrax, Botulism, Pneumonic Plague, Smallpox
http://www.bt.cdc.gov/agent/anthrax/needtoknow.asp

American Society for Microbiology
Resources related to biological weapons control and bioterrorism preparedness.
www.asm.org/Policy/index.asp?bid=520

Johns Hopkins University Center for Civilian Biodefense Studies

Provides current Smallpox vaccination information
http://www.jhsph.edu/

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
Resources related to bioterrorism preparedness
www.apic.org/Content/NavigationMenu/PracticeGuidance/Topics/Bioterrorism/Bioterrorism.htm

USAMRIID's Medical Management of Biological Casualties Handbook
http://www.usamriid.army.mil/education/instruct.htm

The Henry L. Stimson Center
The Henry L. Stimson Center is a Washington DC based community of analysts devoted to offering practical solutions to problems of national and international security.
www.stimson.org/

Saint Louis University, School of Public Health - Center for the Study of Bioterrorism and Emerging Infections
http://bioterrorism.slu.edu/

Department of Defense Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program
www.anthrax.osd.mil