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2nd Congressional Seminar:
Advancing US Resilience to a Nuclear Catastrophe
On October 17, 2011, the Center for Biosecurity of UPMC held the second of 3 briefings in a congressional seminar series on biological and nuclear security, co-hosted by the United States Senate Caucus on WMD Terrorism.
This briefing featured a panel discussion on US Preparedness for a Nuclear Detonation, moderated by Tom Inglesby, Director and CEO of the Center for Biosecurity of UPMC.
More events in the Center for Biosecurity Congressional Seminar Series:
Thomas V. Inglesby, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Center for Biosecurity of UPMC: US Preparedness for a Nuclear Detonation:
Donald Daigler, Director, Planning Division, Response, FEMA: US Government Response Preparations for a Nuclear Disaster
Brooke Buddemeier, Global Security Directorate, LLNL: Latest Science on the Effects of a Nuclear Detonation
Monica Schoch-Spana, Senior Associate, Center for Biosecurity of UPMC: Checklist of Actions Cities Can Take That Could Save the Most Lives Following a Nuclear Detonation