Required Course Textbooks
Goldschmitt, D. & Bonvino, R. (2009). Medical Disaster Response: A Survival Guide for Hospitals in Mass Casualty Events. CRC Press.
Nutbeam, T & Boylan, M (2013). ABC Series: ABC of Prehospital Emergency Medicine. BMJ Books. Chapter 33. Available from the Library e-books
Moynihan, D. P. (2008). Combining structural forms in the search for policy tools: Incident command systems in U.S. Governance: An International Journal of Policy, Administration, and Institutions, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 205-229.
Moynihan, D. P. (2007). From forest fires to Hurricane Katrina: Case studies of incident command systems. IBM Center for Business and Government.
Marcus, L.J., Dorn, B.C. & Henderson, J. M. (2005). Meta-leadership and national emergency preparedness - Strategies to build government connectivity. Working Papers. Center for Public Leadership, Harvard School of Public Health and the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Boston, Massachusetts.
In addition to the required course texts, the following public domain web sites are useful. Listed in each lesson are additional websites directly related to the week’s lesson.
Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources as well. Note web site addresses are subject to change.
Within each lesson are academic journal articles directly related to the week’s lesson