Marines participate in CBRN drills

Friday, Dec 4, 2015 @ 1:59pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

U.S. Marines took part in CBRN drills this week, increasing their capacity to respond to threats.
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Rogers issues opening statement on INF, other treaty violations

Thursday, Dec 3, 2015 @ 2:34pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL) issued opening remarks during a recent hearing regarding a violation of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF).
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TSA seeks transportation security specialist in Oakland

Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015 @ 6:26pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The TSA is seeking a transportation security specialist with a specialization in explosives, it announced in a job opening on Tuesday.
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FEMA details open emergency management specialist positions

Saturday, Nov 28, 2015 @ 12:31pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Emergency management specialist positions with FEMA have been announced this week.
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ISN/CTR to offer project grant

Thursday, Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:31am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation's Office of Cooperative Threat Reduction (ISN/CTR) has issued a grant announcement that closes on Monday, Dec. 21.
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BioWatch program report raises concerns

Thursday, Nov 26, 2015 @ 8:23am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The House Energy and Commerce Committee released a statement on the BioWatch Program report this week.
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FRG reveals closing date of broad agency announcement

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015 @ 6:22pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The FRG of the Science and Technology Directorate announces the closing of a broad agency announcement (BAA).
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DHS reviews discussion series on first response technology enhancements

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 3:45pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

DHS’ Science and Technology Directorate recently detailed a discussion series focused on first response technology enhancements.
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INS seeks proposals that support Chemical Security Program

Friday, Nov 20, 2015 @ 9:20am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The ISN is seeking project proposals to serve Global Chemical Security Engagement activity.
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NIH issues sources sought notice on capabilities of small, struggling businesses

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 @ 4:24pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently issued a sources sought notice on the capabilities of small and disadvantaged businesses that would be interested in working in research and production related to clinical materials.
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FEMA seeking emergency management specialist in Chicago

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 @ 10:10am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has an opening for an emergency management specialist that would serve as a situation unit leader in Chicago, Illinois. 
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FEMA announces open emergency management positions

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015 @ 10:36am by BioPrepWatch Reports

FEMA announces emergency management, national incident management assistance positions.
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HHS to supplement national stockpile with anthrax treatments

Monday, Nov 16, 2015 @ 4:20pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Elusys Therapeutics will supply stockpile with its Anthim antitoxin treatment.
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FEMA announces open emergency management, HR specialist positions

Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 @ 7:09pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced Friday that it has open positions for an emergency management specialist in preparedness and a supervisory human resources specialist.
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Study indicates sequencing possibilities for irradiated anthrax samples

Saturday, Nov 14, 2015 @ 6:42pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The American Society of Microbiology (ASM) announced Friday that a recent study published in Applied and Environmental Microbiology indicates the ability to sequence anthrax samples that have been irradiated.
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FEMA announces open program analyst, management specialist positions

Thursday, Nov 12, 2015 @ 4:24pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on Wednesday open positions for a supervisory program analyst and an emergency management specialist.
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FEMA announces open program, emergency management specialist positions

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015 @ 3:19pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced open positions for an emergency management specialist and a program specialist on Tuesday.
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Domestic Nuclear Detection Office awards contract for Homeland Security detection device

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015 @ 2:55pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Department of Homeland Security announced last week that the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) has awarded the department a multi-million-dollar contract that would enhance radiological and nuclear detection capabilities.
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TSA seeking explosives specialist

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015 @ 11:28am by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced an opening for a transportation security specialist with explosives expertise on Tuesday at the Newark International Airport in New Jersey. 
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Hudson Institute releases report on biodefense preparedness

Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 @ 7:20pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Hudson Institute recently announced the release of “A National Blueprint for Biodefense: Leadership and Major Reform Needed to Optimize Efforts."  
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