ACRP Insight Event: March 6 – 7, 2018, Airport Roles in Reducing Communicable Diseases Transmission @ The National Academies of Sciences Building
Mar 6 – Mar 7 all-day

TRB’s Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) is hosting its first Insight Event on Airport Roles in Reducing Transmission of Communicable Diseases on March 6-7, 2018 in Washington, D.C. Airport and public health professionals will discuss key challenges and issues facing the aviation sector in reducing the transmission of communicable diseases. Participants will hear from airport officials and public health experts who were involved with past outbreaks, discuss experiences and preparedness for future outbreaks, and exchange ideas with thought leaders on emerging trends and challenges.

Airport Roles in Reducing Communicable Diseases Transmission

ACRP Insight Event: March 6 – 7, 2018

There is no cost to attend the event, but participants must register in advance.

Featured speakers include:

  • CAPT Martin Cetron, MD, Director of the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Dr. Ansa Jordaan, Chief of Aviation Medicine Section, International Civil Aviation Organization

National public health experts and airport officials will discuss key issues and real-world airport experiences with outbreaks and preparedness for future events. Participate in facilitated discussions and exercises on emerging trends and challenges.


The National Academies of Sciences Building
Fred Kavli Auditorium
2101 Constitution Ave, NW
Washington, D.C. 20418

2018 Emergency Preparedness Conference: April 18-19, 2018 @ Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
Apr 18 – Apr 19 all-day

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This 14th annual Emergency Preparedness Conference showcases responses to real life disasters and threats, features Joint Commission experts to help you break down related accreditation standards, and offers the opportunity to network with the best in your field.
Who Should Attend:
If you are charged with managing your organization’s disaster planning and emergency preparedness, this is a can’t-miss event. Staff that will benefit from this event include, chief compliance officers, chief operating officers, chief nursing officers, chief medical officers, facility managers, emergency management managers, risk managers and supply chain managers.