Building Capacity to Respond and Recover

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 18:00
Darryl Booth, MBA, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Environmental Health, Accela
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This month’s column provides insight into environmental health’s response to the 2015 Butte Fire in California. In studying this event, we see two capacity building activities of note: 1) the securing of mutual aid through existing, well-maintained networks of environmental health professionals; and 2) the consolidation and curation of digital results concerning the event and the services that took place. These activities can be integrated by environmental health programs across the country to aid in response and recovery endeavors.


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November 2016 issue of the Journal of Environmental Health

Journal of Environmental Health
November 2016
Volume 79, Number 4


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