Tagged: Emergency management

Saving the Savable: Using Bystanders to Increase Survival From Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest in NYC

Video – 2016 CHDS Thesis Series. Frank Leeb. Every year in America, thousands of people needlessly die following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA). Because first responders in New York City (NYC) have difficulty arriving soon...

Mutual Aid Networks

Mutual Aid Networks

Interview — video. Andrew Velasquez III. Andrew Velasquez, Director, Homeland Security Advisor to the Governor, Illinois Emergency Management Department discusses how the implementation of mutual aid networks has increased Illinois’ ability to maintain an...

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Undergraduate Degree Program in Homeland Security

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Undergraduate Degree Program in Homeland Security

Interview — video. Jim Ramsay. In this Viewpoints interview Dr. Jim Ramsay describes the rapid growth of the Bachelor’s program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University since its inception just 2 years ago. The curriculum was...

Farleigh Dickinson University’s Homeland Security Graduate Degree Program

Farleigh Dickinson University’s Homeland Security Graduate Degree Program

Interview — video. Dr. Ron Calissi. Dr. Ron Calissi describes the new Master of Science degree program in Homeland Security now being offered at Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey. FDU’s graduate level program...

Emergency Preparedness: A Comprehensive Approach

Emergency Preparedness: A Comprehensive Approach

Interview — video. Ellis Stanley. In this Viewpoints interview, Ellis Stanley, General Manager, City of Los Angeles Emergency Preparedness Department discusses how the field has evolved from cold-war practices of emergency management to modern...