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[IDHS] Congressional Hearing Features State and Local Public Safety and Medical Professionals
Start Date: 8/6/2013
End Date: 8/6/2013
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Representative Susan W. Brooks led a Committee on Homeland Security Subcommittee field hearing at the Carmel City Hall on Tuesday, August 6. Senator Joe Donnelly, Representative Todd Young and Representative Jackie Walorski joined her to assess Central Indiana’s preparedness for a mass casualty event.

The hearing explored ongoing efforts at the local, state, federal, non-profit and private enterprise level regarding a wide range of threats including biological, nuclear and chemical attacks.

On the first of two panels were Indiana Department of Homeland Security Executive Director John Hill, Fishers Fire Chief Steve Orusa, Hamilton County Sheriff Mark Bowen, FEMA Region V Administrator Andrew Velasquez, and Indiana University Emergency Coordinator Diane Mack.

On the second panel were MESH Coalition CEO Chad Priest; Dr. Virginia Caine, Director of Public Health Administration for the Marion County Public Health Department; Dr. Louis Profeta, Medical Director of Disaster Preparedness for St. Vincent Hospital; Dr. H. Clifton Knight, Chief Medical Officer of Community Health Network; Dr. R. Lawrence Reed, II, Methodist Hospital’s Director of Trauma Services; and Dr. Mercy Obeime, Director of Community and Global Health for Franciscan St. Francis Health.
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