Military Radiobiology Research in the 21st Century: Threats, Triage, and Treatment

Date: August 26—28, 2013
Staff Representative: Lisa Brown
Member Representative: N/A

Highlights: A range of speakers from Department of Defense (DoD) agencies, non-DoD federal agencies, scientific committees, and universities meet at Walter Reed National Medical Military Center. Discussion over the three days focused on radiological threats, how radiobiology research could affect planning for radiological response, current and potential methods for triage during a radiological response, and current and future treatments for radiological injury.

About Frances Bevington

Frances Bevington is the Senior Marketing and Communications Specialist for Public Health Preparedness at NACCHO. Her work includes emergency and risk communications planning, strategic messaging, and multichannel marketing for the adoption of best practices in public health preparedness. Twitter: @Wilkington

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