Emergency Management Curriculum eModules

Portfolio: Risk Management

Project Title: Emergency Management Curriculum eModules

Status: In Progress

Overview: IIAD is part of an international consortium of World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH) Collaborating Centres between the WOAH Collaborating Centre Network on Veterinary Emergencies and the WOAH Collaborating Centre Network for Veterinary Training and Education that is developing four eLearning modules on Emergency and Disaster Management to be included in the eLearning catalog of the WOAH Training Portal.  The four modules would include:  1) Introduction to disaster and emergency management, 2) Planning for emergencies and disasters 3) Planning for emergencies and disasters  4) Emergency and disaster response with all but Module 3 focused on Veterinarians with less than 5 yrs experience and Module for those with greater than 5 years.  After piloting, the initial version will be in English with translation to other languages (Spanish and French).

Project Duration: 6 months

IIAD Project Team: Heather Simmons, Jimmy Tickel, Sarah Manning

External Consultants: Gary Vroegindewey, Pastor Alfonso, Gary Flory

External Partners: The Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell’Abruzzo e del Molise “Giuseppe Caporale” (IZS), Council for Emerging National Security Affairs (CENSA), Centre National de Veille Zoosanitaire (CNVZ), Center for Food Security and Public Health (CFSPH), Centro Regional de Entrenamiento para los Servicios Veterinarios de las Américas (CRESVet), Center for Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS), and the National School of Veterinary Services – France Vétérinaire International (ENSF-FVI).

Outcomes, Solutions, & Impact: TBD