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The Resource Who's in charge? : leadership during epidemics, bioterror, attacks, and other public health crises, Laura H. Kahn, (electronic book)

Who's in charge? : leadership during epidemics, bioterror, attacks, and other public health crises, Laura H. Kahn, (electronic book)

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Who's in charge? : leadership during epidemics, bioterror, attacks, and other public health crises
Title
Who's in charge?
Title remainder
leadership during epidemics, bioterror, attacks, and other public health crises
Statement of responsibility
Laura H. Kahn
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
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NhCcYBP
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Kahn, Laura H
Dewey number
362.1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Public health administration
  • Public health
  • Leadership
  • Medical emergencies
Label
Who's in charge? : leadership during epidemics, bioterror, attacks, and other public health crises, Laura H. Kahn, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Understanding Leadership -- An Overview of Leadership -- Studying Public Health Leadership -- Political Leaders and Bureaucrats -- Defining Leadership -- 2. The Long March to Improving the Public's Health -- Infectious Disease Epidemics -- Vaccines: A Fortunate Coincidence -- An Unfortunate Side Effect of Hospitals -- Early Public Health Epidemics in the Newly Formed United States -- Sweeping Social Changes in Europe -- The Father of Epidemiology
  • Crossing Borders: European Influences on Early American Public Health Efforts -- Awakenings: A Long-Awaited Breakthrough -- The Germ Theory of Disease -- The Civil War and the Changing Face of U.S. Public Health -- Postwar Public Health Developments -- The Beginnings of International Health -- Pandemic Influenza in the Early 20th Century -- The Beginnings of the World Health Organization -- The HIV/AIDS Pandemic -- Public Health Past, Present, and Future -- 3. Microbes as Weapons -- Biowarfare and Bioterrorism through the Ages -- Advances in the 20th Century -- The Role of the United States
  • The Role of the Soviet Union -- Terrorist Acts by Groups and Individuals -- Emerging Concerns -- 4. Rising to the Occasion -- Political Leadership during Infectious Disease Crises -- Anthrax Attack, Fall 2001, Hamilton Township, New Jersey -- Mayor Glen D. Gilmore, Hamilton Township, New Jersey -- Cryptosporidium Outbreak, Spring 1993, Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- Mayor John Norquist, Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Spring 2003, Toronto, Canada -- Deputy Mayor Case Ootes, Toronto, Canada -- Conclusion -- 5. Success Favors the Prepared Public Health Leader
  • Anthrax Attacks in New Jersey, Florida, Maryland, and New York -- New Jersey -- Florida -- Maryland -- New York City -- Cryptosporidium in Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- SARS in Toronto, Canada -- Conclusion -- 6. Confronting Uncertainty -- The 1976-77 Swine Flu Dilemma -- The 1997 Avian Flu Dilemma -- The 2009 Swine Flu Dilemma -- Leaders' Responses to Disease Threats -- Information Required for Decision Making -- Conclusion -- 7. Part I: The Vital Link between Animal and Human Health -- The Impact of Animal Health Crises -- Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) -- Views of the Crisis -- Conclusion
  • Part II: The Vital Link between Animal and Human Health -- The Foot-and-Mouth Disease Crisis -- Views of the Crisis -- Summing Up -- Conclusion -- 8. Reaching the Masses -- Risk Assessment, Perception, and Communication -- Smallpox Outbreak in New York City, 1947 -- The Changing Media -- From the Media Perspective -- Anthrax Outbreak in New Jersey, 2001 -- Cryptosporidium Outbreak in Wisconsin, 1993 -- SARS Outbreak in Toronto, 2003 -- Conclusion -- 9. All Hands on Deck -- Worst Case Scenarios -- Legal Challenges of Public Health and Bioterrorism -- Improving Preparedness -- A Better Model
Control code
99985657232
Edition
Second edition with a new preface.
Extent
1 online resource ( xxviii, 235 pages) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781440878183
Isbn Type
(eBook)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Who's in charge? : leadership during epidemics, bioterror, attacks, and other public health crises, Laura H. Kahn, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Understanding Leadership -- An Overview of Leadership -- Studying Public Health Leadership -- Political Leaders and Bureaucrats -- Defining Leadership -- 2. The Long March to Improving the Public's Health -- Infectious Disease Epidemics -- Vaccines: A Fortunate Coincidence -- An Unfortunate Side Effect of Hospitals -- Early Public Health Epidemics in the Newly Formed United States -- Sweeping Social Changes in Europe -- The Father of Epidemiology
  • Crossing Borders: European Influences on Early American Public Health Efforts -- Awakenings: A Long-Awaited Breakthrough -- The Germ Theory of Disease -- The Civil War and the Changing Face of U.S. Public Health -- Postwar Public Health Developments -- The Beginnings of International Health -- Pandemic Influenza in the Early 20th Century -- The Beginnings of the World Health Organization -- The HIV/AIDS Pandemic -- Public Health Past, Present, and Future -- 3. Microbes as Weapons -- Biowarfare and Bioterrorism through the Ages -- Advances in the 20th Century -- The Role of the United States
  • The Role of the Soviet Union -- Terrorist Acts by Groups and Individuals -- Emerging Concerns -- 4. Rising to the Occasion -- Political Leadership during Infectious Disease Crises -- Anthrax Attack, Fall 2001, Hamilton Township, New Jersey -- Mayor Glen D. Gilmore, Hamilton Township, New Jersey -- Cryptosporidium Outbreak, Spring 1993, Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- Mayor John Norquist, Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), Spring 2003, Toronto, Canada -- Deputy Mayor Case Ootes, Toronto, Canada -- Conclusion -- 5. Success Favors the Prepared Public Health Leader
  • Anthrax Attacks in New Jersey, Florida, Maryland, and New York -- New Jersey -- Florida -- Maryland -- New York City -- Cryptosporidium in Milwaukee, Wisconsin -- SARS in Toronto, Canada -- Conclusion -- 6. Confronting Uncertainty -- The 1976-77 Swine Flu Dilemma -- The 1997 Avian Flu Dilemma -- The 2009 Swine Flu Dilemma -- Leaders' Responses to Disease Threats -- Information Required for Decision Making -- Conclusion -- 7. Part I: The Vital Link between Animal and Human Health -- The Impact of Animal Health Crises -- Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) -- Views of the Crisis -- Conclusion
  • Part II: The Vital Link between Animal and Human Health -- The Foot-and-Mouth Disease Crisis -- Views of the Crisis -- Summing Up -- Conclusion -- 8. Reaching the Masses -- Risk Assessment, Perception, and Communication -- Smallpox Outbreak in New York City, 1947 -- The Changing Media -- From the Media Perspective -- Anthrax Outbreak in New Jersey, 2001 -- Cryptosporidium Outbreak in Wisconsin, 1993 -- SARS Outbreak in Toronto, 2003 -- Conclusion -- 9. All Hands on Deck -- Worst Case Scenarios -- Legal Challenges of Public Health and Bioterrorism -- Improving Preparedness -- A Better Model
Control code
99985657232
Edition
Second edition with a new preface.
Extent
1 online resource ( xxviii, 235 pages) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781440878183
Isbn Type
(eBook)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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