Date: October 10, 2011
Union and Webster County emergency officials are learning what they need to know just in case an epidemic occurs.
Many people responsible for keeping communities safe during disasters, sharpened their skills on Wednesday at a disaster seminar.
Date: October 3, 2011
Dr. Braden Lusk, with the University of Kentucky presented his project, "Blast Protection for Power Transformers," to the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) at the Sheraton Hotel in St. Loius, MO on September 15, 2011.
Date: September 27, 2011
The University of Louisville Pandemic Project published an article, entitled, "Evaluation of the knowledge-sharing social network of hospital-based infection preventionists in Kentucky," in the American Journal of Infection Control.
Authors: Timothy L. Wiemken PhD, MPH, CIC a,b,*, Julio A. Ramirez MD, FACP a, Philip Polgreen MD, MPHc, Paula Peyrani MDa, Ruth M. Carrico PhD, RN, FSHEA, CIC b
Date: September 21, 2011
The NIHS Water projects were featured at the Distribution Systems Symposium and Exposition (DSS) at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and and Convention Center in Nashville Tennessee on September 11-14, 2011. The topics at the DSS included:
Date: September 15, 2011
Dr. Melissa Newman with the University of Kentucky presented her project, “Natural Antimicrobials to Mitigate Biological Threat Agents,” at the Chemical and Biological Defense Division Annual Conference in Washington, DC on August 23-25, 2011.