Date: July 15, 2011
IMDSS-H, which is led Dr. Jim Gantt with Murray State University is working on a health care extension to the Incident Management Decision Support System (IMDSS™) which is under development on a different contract. IMDSS-H™ will add the functionality required to collect, process, and visualize public health information and use this information to aid in planning an effective response to potential medical and public health emergencies.
Date: July 6, 2011
Date: June 29, 2011
The NIHS is undergoing a new process for the project review process. The NIHS typically hosts a semi-annual review conference that allows PIs to present their projects to the various sector representatives followed by a Q&A session.
Date: June 22, 2011
Darrell Taulbee received the safety act designation for Ferti-Safe technology from the Department of Homeland Security. This means DHS took an objective look at the technology and considers it a QATT - qualified anti-terrorist technology and DHS has placed limits on any potential liability claims against UK as owner of the technology.
Date: June 14, 2011
On June 7, 2011, the NIHS hosted a Review Conference Webinar for the KCI Water Sector projects. The webinar allowed the PI s to share detailed information about the projects and allowed time for a Q&A session from the webinar participants. The projects that presented were: