Emergency Preparedness and Response

National Preparedness Leadership Initiative For national leaders in positions that may handle crises. Raising the bar on preparedness and response leadership through a cross-agency and cross-sector approach, this program originated the meta-leadership © methodology to encourage a new connectivity to manage emergency situations whether on a local, national, or global scale.

The Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (HSPH-PERLC) For emergency responders and policy makers nationwide. Trains and educates public health officials, along with medical and public health students, to prepare for emergencies.

Emergency Preparedness & Response Exercise Program (HSPH-EPREP) For public, private, and non-governmental organizations involved in emergency response. Provides emergency responders with expert assistance to support their efforts to prepare for, mitigate against, respond to, and recover from public health emergencies of all types.

The Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Center (HSPH-PERRC) – Linking Assessment and Measurement to Performance in Public Health Preparedness (PHEP) Systems (LAMPS) at the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences                                           For researchers, practitioners, and policy makers nationwide. Creates validated criteria and metrics for public health emergency preparedness.