Defense Preparedness

Compiled by Dr. A. David Mangelsdorff. Copyright 1998-2001, A. David Mangelsdorff. All Rights Reserved.
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Defense Preparedness and Readiness

  • PBS Frontline: The Future of War
  • PBS Newshour: Military Readiness
  • Global Trends 2015
  • Loyola Univ. Strategic Intelligence
  • New York Univ. Global Beat
  • DefenseLINK
  • Government Executive
  • Defense links
  • U.S. Medicine
  • Medical Readiness Bibliography
  • National Military Strategy
  • Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRP)

    Emergency Programs and Weapons of Mass Destruction Information Resources

  • National Disaster Medical System [NDMS]/ Office of Emergency Preparedness
  • National Defense Preparedness Office [NDPO]
  • Emergency Programs
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA]
  • Department of Justice, Office for State and Local Domestic Preparedness Support
  • Centers for Disease Control: Bioterrorism Preparedness
  • Domestic Preparedness
  • Domestic Preparedness Programs
  • Environmental Protection Agency [EPA] Chemical Emergency Preparedness and Prevention Office
  • Emergency Response to Chemical/Biological Terrorist Incidents
  • Resource Center
  • U.S. Army Soldier and Biological Chemical Command
  • Domestic Preparedness Training Process
  • Biological Weapons Improved Response Program
  • Chemical Weapons Improved Response Program
  • Johns Hopkins University Center for Civilian Biodefense Studies
  • Biodefense Quarterly
  • Emergency Preparedness Medical Information Center
  • WMD First Responders
  • Weapons Mass Destruction
  • Center for Defense Information [CDE] Chemical and Biological Weapons Proliferation
  • Army Reserves Consequences Management units
  • Air Force Readiness and Science & Technology Directorate

    State and Local Emergency Programs

  • Notification Procedures in the Event of a Bioterrorist Incident
  • State Emergency Management Programs
  • California Emergency Medical Services Authority
  • California Sample Disaster Medical Plans
  • Texas Department of Health Emergency Management
  • Texas Emergency Medical Services Regional Offices
  • Texas Department of Public Safety Division of Emergency Management
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Hospital Assocation
  • San Antonio Metropolitan Health District
  • San Antonio Fire Department Office of Emergency Management
  • Greater San Antonio Hospital Council
  • Bexar County Medical Society
  • Air Force Development Center for Operational Medicine
  • Alamo Alert
  • Alamo Alert exercise
  • Alamo Alert news

    Selected Organizations and Bibliography

  • JCAHO Emergency Management Standards
  • EIIP Virtual Forum: New JCAHO Emergency Management Standards for Health Care Facilities
  • Hazard Vulnerability Analysis
  • American Society for Healthcare Engineering: Hazard Vulnerability Analysis
  • APIC Bioterrorism Resources
  • Biological Terrorism Response Manual
  • Biological Terrorism References
  • WebMedPlus: Biological Warfare
  • Medical NBC Online
  • Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
  • Joint Commission Satellite Network
  • American Hospital Association
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Centers for Disease Control [CDC]
  • CDC Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response
  • Bioterrorism as a Public Health Threat (D.A. Henderson)
  • Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology [APIC]
  • Blueprint for NDPO
  • Federal WMD Training Compendium
  • Chemical and Biological Defense Command Publications
  • CDI Chem-Bio Weapons Possessors
  • Improving State and Local Responses to Terrorist Incidents Involving Biological Weapons
  • Virtual Naval Hospital NBC training
  • American Society for Healthcare Engineering: Hospital Disaster Preparedness: Meeting a Requirement or Preparing for the Worst?
  • Weapons of mass destruction events with contaminated casualties: effective planning for health care facilities. JAMA (2000 Jan 12) 283(2): 242-9.

    For copy of San Antonio Metropolitan Healthcare Facility Bioterrorism Preparedness survey prepared by U.S. Army-Baylor University Graduate Program in Health Care Administration residents and faculty,
    click here


    If you have comments, questions, or need further information, please contact me.

    A. David Mangelsdorff, Ph.D., M.P.H.
    U.S. Army-Baylor Graduate Program in Healthcare Admin.
    Department of Health Services Administration (MCCS-HFB)
    AMEDD Center & School - 3151 Scott Road
    Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234-6135

    Phone: 1 210 221 6756 or 6345
    Fax: 1 210 221 6051 or 8680