Dec. 11 Emergency Drill Planned for NEIDL

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December 10th, 2012

NEIDL webOn Dec. 11, BU will be conducting a discussion-based exercise at the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL). Researchers, facility staff, local health officials and first responders will be testing and reviewing the response to a variety of medical incident scenarios. This exercise is part of the NEIDL’s ongoing safety and training program. Participants of this exercise include NEIDL researchers and operations staff as well as representatives from Boston Emergency Medical Services, Fire and Police Departments and the Boston Public Health Commission. More information about the drill is available here. Contact Ellen Berlin, 617-520-7115, with questions.