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Learning Resources for Chapter 39

Alexander, D. (2003). Towards the development of standards in emergency management training and education. Disaster Prevention and Management, 12, 113–123.

Federal Emergency Management Agency. (2003.). IS-139 exercise design. Retrieved January 17, 2009, from Federal Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Management Institute Web site:

Gebbie, K., & Valas, J. (2006). Planning, designing, conducting, and evaluating local public health emergency exercises. New York: Columbia University Press.

Green, W., III. (2000). Exercise alternatives for training emergency management command center staffs. Boca Raton, FL: Universal.

Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program. (n.d.). Mission & exercise types. Retrieved January 17, 2009, from 

Lurie, N., Nelson, C., & Wasserman, J. (2007). Assessing public health emergency preparedness: Concepts, tools, and challenges. Annual Review of Public Health, 28, 1–18.