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Webinar: Tools and Technologies for HazMat Planning and Response
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Webinar: Tools and Technologies for HazMat Planning and Response

This webinar will review technologies and practices that can be used by First Responders and Emergency Management officials for controlling and mitigating hazardous material release and exposure. Presented by the Department of Homeland Security First Responder Group and the National Information Sharing Consortium

When: December 3, 2014
1 - 2:30 PM Eastern

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Narrative: This webinar is presented by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) First Responder Group.  The discussion will offer lessons learned, best practices, and resources on tools and technologies used for HazMat planning and response. This is the twenty-second in a series of non-GITA produced webinars that will be made available to members through an agreement which also makes all previous DHS presentations available in the GITA Learning Center. 



  • Dave Shepherd, Program Manager, Chemical-Biological Defense Division, Science and Technology Directorate, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Tonya Ngotel, State Emergency Response Coordinator, Nebraska
  • Timothy Gablehouse, Government Relations, National Association of Sara Title III Program Officials

  • Renee Funk, Deputy Associate Director, Emergency Preparedness and Response Office, Emergency Responder Health Monitoring and Surveillance (ERHMS) System Program, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 

  • Dr. Carl Jerrett, Leader, Physics Based Modeling Group, Southeast Division, Applied Research Associates, Inc.

Keywords: Hazmat, Emergency response, Emergency management, data, systems, best practices, resources          





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