WEBTREATS: Disaster Preparedness

This list, prepared by ACOG Resource Center Librarians from other sources, is provided for information only.  Referral to these sites does not imply the endorsement of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of either the organization or their contents, expressed views, programs, or political activities.  Further, ACOG does not endorse any commercial products that may be advertised or available from these organizations or on these websites. This list is not meant to be comprehensive; the exclusion of a site does not reflect the quality of that site.  Please note that sites and URLs are subject to change without warning. Many of these pages provide basic information but have links with more detailed information and resources.  mash  3/27/2014

Please also refer to the WEBTREAT on  Disease Outbreaks  for related links.

American College of Physicians - Bioterrorism and Disaster Preparedness

American Academy of Pediatrics- Children and Disasters

American Hospital Association - Emergency Readiness

American Medical Association - Public Health

American Red Cross 

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology- Emergency Preparedness

Center for Biosecurity of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): 

National Center for Environmental Health

National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases 

National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases     

CDC - Public Health Emergency Preparedness & Response 

Department of Energy (DOE)

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 


Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Association

Doctors for Disaster Preparedness

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) 

FEMA: Are You Ready: A Guide to Citizen Preparedness 

Food and Drug Administration – Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) 

CDER Drug Preparedness and Response to Bioterrorism 

National Library of Medicine (NLM) 

MEDLINEplus Health Information - Disaster Preparation and Recovery 

NLM - Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders 



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