Pediatric Disaster Response And Emergency Preparedness Gillette May 16-17...

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time



Classroom to be Announced

Gillette, WY 82801

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description


Please do not enroll anyone other than yourself

You must get a FEMA Student Number before you enroll for this course

You can get one here in about two Minutes

Delivered by: Texas A&M TEEX

Hosted By: Campbell County Public Health

Date: May 16-17 2018

Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm each day

Gillette,classroom to be announced

A 2010 report by the National Commission on Children and Disasters identified a training gap for emergency responders, first receivers, and emergency management personnel that reduced their effectiveness in responding to pediatric patients and their unique needs/considerations. This course addresses pediatric emergency planning and medical response considerations through a combination of lectures, small group exercises, and a table-top exercise


  • Introduction to Pediatric Response
  • Emergency Management (EM) Considerations
  • Implications for Planning and Response
  • Functional Access Needs Considerations
  • Mass Sheltering
  • Pediatric Triage and Allocation of Scarce Resources
  • Pediatric Reunification Considerations
  • Pediatric Decontamination Considerations

Target Audience:

  • Community and Hospital based Emergency Managers
  • EMS Personnel
  • Hospital Administration and Emergency Room Personnel
  • Public Safety / Public Health Personnel
  • School Administrators
  • MRC Personnel
  • Private sector
  • Law Enforcement
  • Disaster response/relief personnel
  • County, State, and Federal personnel who respond to a local jurisdiction disaster event

Local Point of Contact

Baerbel Merrill

Cambell County Health

Enrollment Questions

Share with friends

Date and Time


Classroom to be Announced

Gillette, WY 82801

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved