FEMA seeks public affairs specialist

Friday, Apr 24, 2015 @ 2:20pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) posted a job opening for a public affairs specialist Thursday.
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WHO official praises Liberia's Ebola response

Friday, Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director Matshidiso Moeti recognized Liberian efforts to combat the Ebola virus during a special appearance on Thursday.
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Uganda delegation visits OPCW

Friday, Apr 24, 2015 @ 3:48pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A delegation from Uganda led by the speaker of the country's parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, met with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü and other senior staff this month.
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American Red Cross seeks disaster program specialist

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 @ 12:44pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The American Red Cross is now accepting applications for a disaster program specialist at its office in Kearneysville, West Virginia.
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Tester calls for toxic exposure study in veterans bill

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 @ 12:59pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) said Friday that he is sponsoring legislation that would facilitate the analysis and evaluation of toxic chemical exposure and its effects on veterans' families.
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Graaf appointed as UNMEER head

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 @ 1:28pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Netherland native to replace Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, who is headed to Yemen
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Sweden's Princess Victoria discusses status of anti-chemical weapons efforts

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 @ 3:02pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden met with Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü last week to discuss the national implementation activity for the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) and what progress has been made in the elimination of Syrian chemical weapons.
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Foundation to assess US response to Ebola outbreak

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 @ 11:55am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Health professionals recently conducted an assessment of the Ebola outbreak response and actions of the United States in relation to the disease that devastated the West African nations of Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea during 2013 and 2014, leaving more than 10,000 people dead.
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Cuban minister shows support for chemical weapons ban

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 @ 12:30pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Cuba's Minister of Foreign Relations visited the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and met with the Director-General Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü on Tuesday to discuss issues relating to the implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC).
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Obsidian seeks planning and exercise specialist

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 @ 12:39pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Job opening is for company's Washington D.C. office.
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Bruker unveils rapid blood detection kit

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 @ 12:48pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

At the 25th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases in Copenhagen, Denmark on Monday, Bruker Corp. introduced a new rapid detection kit and workflow system for the rapid detection of microorganisms in blood.
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Memorial held for world's chemical warfare victims

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Dignitaries and staff of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) held the organization's annual Day of Remembrance Wednesday for victims of chemical warfare and attacks.
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OPCW holds analytical chemist course in Warsaw

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:29pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) partnered with the Institute of Industrial Organic Chemistry in providing a four-day course for analytical chemists from customs service offices.
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G4S Secure Solutions seeking Washington, D.C., operations center analyst

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:46pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

G4S Secure Solutions announced an opening for an operations center analyst at their office in Washington, D.C.; the application window will close on May 25.
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Avon Rubber CEO to step down

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015 @ 2:52pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Avon Rubber CEO Peter Slabbert announced his intentions to step down on Wednesday.
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