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Are we missing the point of Pandemic Planning?

Learn a greater understanding of the issues that private and public sector planners will have to face if a pandemic occurs.

A dirty bomb does not have to be manmade. Nature provides us with many potential dirty bombs, these may come in the form of readily recognized natural disasters such as, hurricanes, tornadoes and earthquakes; or as a pandemic. Are you prepared to understand the ramifications of one of nature's dirty bombs? Should we sound the alarm for a worldwide epidemic that might not occur? There is no choice with the Ebola emerging from Africa. Should it adapt to be able to be transmitted from human to human, international health experts warn, Ebola, like Bird flu could spark a global pandemic. There are three elements to a pandemic. First, a virus emerges from the pool of animal life that has never infected human beings, meaning no person has antibodies to fight it. Second, the virus has to make us seriously ill. Third, the virus must be capable of moving swiftly from human to human through coughing, sneezing or just a handshake. For Ebola, the first two elements are already with us. Well over 90% the people who have contracted it have died. The question now is whether the virus will meet the third condition: mutating so that it can spread rapidly from human to human. Each entity (government and business) view risks, threats, hazards, vulnerabilities and their consequences differently. The expansion of terrorism to U.S. soil has caused the perception gap to grow, not to shrink. Solutions and strategies will be discussed that will provide insight for government and business leaders and responders when interfacing with each other prior to, during and after an event.

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Complex Threat Issues

Post-Event Issues That Impact Recovery

Integrating Government and Business Planning

Perception vs. Reality: Where Are We?

Addressing Complex Planning Issues (H5N1, Influenza)

Coordination of Nonaligned Entities

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  • Arizona CLE 1.5
     
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  • CT CLE 1.5
     
  • HI CLE 1.5
     
  • IL CLE 1.5
     
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  • NJ CLE 1.8
     
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  • WV MCLE 1.8
     
The CLE Code is ONLY a requirement when applying for CLE Credit in California (for participatory credit), Kansas, New Jersey or New York. Other states do not need to supply the CLE Code to apply for CLE credit.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Geary Sikich

Geary Sikich

Logical Management Systems Corp.

  • Principal with Logical Management Systems, Corp., a consulting and executive education firm with a focus on enterprise risk management and issues analysis; the firm's web site is www.logicalmanagement.com
  • Prior to founding Logical Management Systems, Corp. in 1985 he held a number of senior operational management positions in a variety of industry sectors
  • Served as an officer in the U.S. Army; responsible for the initial concept design and testing of the U.S. Army's National Training Center and other intelligence related activities
  • Active in executive education, where he has developed and delivered courses in enterprise risk management, contingency planning, performance management and analytics
  • Frequent speaker on business continuity issues business performance management
  • Author of over 450 published articles and four books, his latest being "Protecting Your Business in Pandemic,” published in June 2008 (available on Amazon.com)
  • Frequent speaker on high profile continuity issues, having developed and validated over 4,500 plans and conducted over 475 seminars and workshops worldwide for over 100 clients representing the spectrum of private and public sector operations
  • M.Ed. degree in counseling and guidance, University of Texas at El Paso; B.S. degree in criminology, Indiana State University
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Product ID: 406196
Published 2019
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