Sample Agenda for Hospital WMD training at Hillsborough EOC

7:45 – 8:00    Registration
8:00 – 8:05    Introduction to course

8:05 – 9:00    Emergency Dept  Response
Speaker: Rhonda Warren, RN, Educator ,Tampa General Hospital ER

9:00 – 9:10    Break

9:10 – 9:40    Radiation/Nuclear Incidents
9:40 -10:50   Bioterrorism
Speaker: Catherine Carruba, MD, Medical Director, Tampa Fire Rescue

10:50 – 11:00    Break

11:00 – 12:00    Chemical Weapons
Speaker:  Cynthia Lewis-Younger, MD, Director, FL Poison Information Ctr
or JoAnn Chambers-Emerson, RN, Educator, FL Poison Center

12:00 – 12:20    Lunch sponsored by FL Poison Information Center

12:20 – 12:40    Role of the Poison Center
Speaker: Cynthia Lewis-Younger, MD, MPH
or JoAnn Chambers-Emerson, RN, Educator, FL Poison Center

12:40 – 12:55    Lab testing
Speaker: Rick France, PhD., DOH Bureau of Labs
or Angela Ren, DOH Bureau of Labs
12:55 – 1:00    Break

1:00 – 1:30    Hospital Incident Command & NIMS
Speaker: Dirk Palmer, St. Joseph Hospital, Safety & Security

1:30 – 1:45    Essence Surveillance
Speaker: Dave Atrubin, MPH, Hillsborough County Health Department
or Warren McDougle, MPH, Hillsborough County Health Department

1:45 – 1:55    Break

1:55 – 3:30    Personal Protective Equipmt & Decontamination
Speaker: Paul Ford, Director, Tampa General Hospital, Safety & Security