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Spring 2014 Newsletter

Take a moment to read the Spring edition of the CHHS Newsletter - overviewing many new projects currently underway at the Cente

American Bar Association Publication Brings Unique Perspective to Recovery Post-Disaster

Dorcas R. Gilmore, a University of Maryland, Francis King Carey School of Law graduate, has put her legal education and training to use while working in disaster recovery like many CHHS staffers. Through the American Bar Association’s Forum on Affordable Housing & Community Development Law, Ms.

Enhancing Communication Between Scientists, Government Officials, and the Lay Public

CHHS Public Health Program Manager Earl Stoddard, Senior Law & Policy Analyst Clark Lee and Patrick Rose authored Enhancing Communication Between Scientists, Government Officials, and the Lay Public: Advancing Science and Protecting the Public's Welfare through Better Multi-Stakeholder Interfacing in the Special Symposium Edition, Innovations in Public Health Law: Exploring

Early Detection of Zoonotic Emerging Infectious Diseases

Public Health Program Manager Earl Stoddard III and Senior Policy Analyst Tom Cotter published Early Detection of Zoonotic Emerging Infectious Diseases in the Domestic Preparedness Journal on June 19, 2013.  They discuss the increasing need for collaboration between public health entities and animal-surveillance operations to combat global pandemics.

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CHHS Visiting Fellow Michael Beland Analyzes Incentivized Cybersecurity Standards for Security Debrief

Michael Beland, CHHS Visiting Fellow, had the article Cybersecurity Incentives – What Do We Have, What Do We Need? published in Security Debrief on June 11, 2013. His article explored the implications of the Obama Administration moving from mandatory cybersecurity standards to incentives to encourage adoption of a general standard.

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Engage in Cyber Security—The Power and Responsibility is Yours

Law & Policy Analyst Avery Blank wrote an article for Law Practice Today. The article outlines the complex issues in cyber security where there is a continual fight to balance protecting personal information with the open and accessible format of the internet. Even with the government's attempts at protecting citizen's information ultimately the responsibility falls to the user.

CHHS Policy Analyst Dissects Presidential Policy Directive 8: National Preparedness

CHHS Policy Analyst Amanda Faul has been writing a series for Domestic Preparedness. Her latest article is about upcoming implementation of Presidential Policy Directive 8. Read the article here.

Spring & Summer 2013 Newsletter

The CHHS semiannual newsletter chronicles our most recent work and accomplishments.

Articles & Resources

This collection of published articles, research, and analysis by CHHS staff covers a myriad of issues and topics relevant to the work of emergency managers, first responders, and public health professionals across the country.

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