Keyword Archives: Emergency Preparedness
MSNBC Video: Are American Cities Ready for an Outbreak?

MSNBC Video: Are American Cities Ready for an Outbreak?

Dr Veenema discusses Ebola and emergent infectious disease outbreaks in conversation with MSNBC’s Betty Nguyen. Are American Cities Ready for an Outbreak? Have U.S. hospitals learned from the mistakes of Dallas? Ebola might not big the big outbreak everyone fears, but is America ready for the next big global health threat? Experts in public health […]

AJN Book of the Year Winner

AJN Book of the Year Winner

We are pleased to announce that American Journal of Nursing (AJN) has named Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness for Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Terrorism and Other Hazards among the recipients of their prestigious Book of the Year Awards for 2013. Winning first place in the Environmental Health category and second place in the Community-Public Health […]

Dr Veenema Awarded ICRC Florence Nightingale Medal

Dr Veenema Awarded ICRC Florence Nightingale Medal

We are very proud to announce that Dr Veenema is one of only five US nurses awarded the ICRC’s Florence Nightingale Medal for 2013. The Florence Nightingale Medal is the among the highest honors bestowed by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and recognizes Dr Veenema’s contributions to disaster management, public health, and […]

ReadyRN Named Top US National Security Resource

ReadyRN Named Top US National Security Resource

We are pleased to announce that the Tener Consulting Group’s ReadyRN emergency preparedness and disaster response training curriculum has been named among the top 100 US National Security resources by the Master of Homeland Security training blog.

Climate Change Is Our Greatest Threat

Climate Change Is Our Greatest Threat

PRESS RELEASE – New York, NY [PRWEB] August 23, 2012 Climate Change Is Our Greatest Threat, Says International Disaster Nursing Expert International Disaster Nursing Expert Dr. Tener Goodwin Veenema believes that global climate change is the greatest impending threat to public health. Her new book, Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness for Chemical, Biological, and Radiological […]