AUA Public Events
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Emergency Response Management
October 9, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
About the Event:
During his public talk, Dr. Clifton Lacy (Rutgers University) will touch upon the following points:
- Disaster Preparedness and Response: Naturally-Occurring, Accidental, and Intentional Threats and Hazards
- Overview of Threats and Hazards to Health Care, Public Health, and the Community
- Biological Threats
- Chemical Threats
- Radiological Threats
- Cyber Threats
- Explosive/Incendiary Threats
About the Speaker:
Dr. Clifton Lacy, distinguished Professor of Professional Practice, was the founding director of the Institute for Emergency Preparedness and Homeland Security at Rutgers University. Prior to that, Dr. Lacy served as Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services under Governors James McGreevey and Richard Codey, leading a department with a $3 billion budget responsible for public health protection and services, health planning and regulation, hospital financing, public health and environmental laboratory services, senior services, health care policy and research, minority and multicultural health, and health emergency and terrorism preparedness and response. In this role, he directed development and implementation of the health emergency and terrorism preparedness and response plan for the State of New Jersey.