Outbreak Response and Bioterrorism Investigation, US-Romania-Moldova: Trilateral Forum and Tabletop Exercise « International « Downloads
|Date posted||August 18, 2011|
The Trilateral (US-Romania-Moldova) Civilian-Military Forum on Outbreak Response and Bioterrorism Investigation (ORBIT Forum), was held in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, on 19-21 October 2010. It was organized by the US Department of Health and Human Services (Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response) and the US Department of Defense (US European Command, Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance Medicine, and the US Public Health Command – Europe). The ORBIT Forum included awareness training and a tabletop exercise designed to evaluate policies and plans for prevention, deterrence, and response to bioterrorism incidents borne out of the convergence of criminal and terrorist networks.