|14TH – 15TH September 2009|
|Utalii College – Kenya|
Objectives of the workshop
To share experience on emergency preparedness and response.
To identify current strengths and barriers on emergency preparedness and response.
To suggest how to develop a regional framework on emergency preparedness and response.
To raise awareness on the role of goverment departments, community groups and academic institutions before, during and after public health emergencies.
Emergency planning and preparedness.
Academic institutions and public health emergency preparedness training.
Community as a resource in public health emergency response.
Gas and oil emergencies – case study from Libya.
Diseases of public health importance and strategies for their control.
Acute chemical incidents and recovery.
Regional public health emergency preparedness and response framework.
Dr. Aggrey Bernard Nyende, Director -IBR