Anthrax Bio-Terrorism: Medical Countermeasures to Protect EMS Emergency Responders
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The potential use of Bacillus anthracis as a biological weapon poses a real and tangible threat to the emergency responder community. This session will discuss anthrax as a disease and as a biological weapon, and will provide an overview of the medical countermeasures available to protect emergency responders. Our speaker is currently the Vice President of Medical Affairs at Emergent BioDefense Operations, in Lansing, MI. Emergent is the world’s only manufacturer of a FDA-licensed vaccine to protect against anthrax. Plus, earn free CEU!