241636 Developing partners across the Biospehere

Wednesday, November 2, 2011: 12:50 PM

Tim Stephens, MA , National Sheriffs Association, Washington, DC
The North Carolina Biopreparedness Project is an advanced initiative designed to develop early detection and situational awareness for emerging threats to human health. these threats may be identified from all parts of the biosphere. the success of the project depends upon developing a large and broad set of data partnerships. This session will describe the strategy, tactics and methods used to develop these local, state and international partnerships.

Learning Areas:
Environmental health sciences
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related public policy

Learning Objectives:
* Describe the different styles of influence used in developing data partners * Discern the differences between strategic and tactical data partners * Identify the various types of successful partnership

Keywords: Animals and Public Health, Emerging Diseases

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I chair the partnerships group for the NCBP
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.