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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Profectus BioSciences presents pre-clinical filovirus vaccine data

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 @ 10:16am by BioPrepWatch Reports

Profectus BioSciences recently presented pre-clinical data on its VesiculoVax vaccine candidate.
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PositiveID to present at LD MICRO investor conference

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 @ 4:06pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

PositiveID Corp. Chairman and CEO William Caragol will be presenting at the LD MICRO 2015 investor conference on Wednesday, Dec. 2.
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OPCW's director-general meets with Nkoana-Mashabane to discuss progress

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 @ 4:13pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

OPCW Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü welcomed Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane of South Africa on Tuesday.
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Transportation Security Administration seeking explosives specialist at MSP airport

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

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has an opening for an explosives specialist to serve at the Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport (MSP) in Twin Cities, Minnesota.
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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 seeks emergency management specialist in Puerto Rico

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015 @ 8:28am by BioPrepWatch Reports

FEMA is seeking an emergency management specialist in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico.
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FEMA announces specialized firefighter position in Virginia

Friday, Nov 20, 2015 @ 8:49am by BioPrepWatch Reports

FEMA seeks a firefighter to handle paramedic and hazardous material management work in Round Hill, Virginia.
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Obama affirms commitment to GHSA at G-20 summit

Friday, Nov 20, 2015 @ 8:54am by BioPrepWatch Reports

President Barack Obama affirmed the U.S.’s commitment to the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) during the G-20 Leader’s summit this week.
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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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OPCW holds regional training course in Jamaica

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 @ 4:13pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The OPCW detailed a recent regional training course for Latin America and the Caribbean.
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WHO issues Ebola situation report

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 @ 4:44pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

WHO issued a situation report on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa on Wednesday.
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Camp Shelby hosts CBRN training course for Marine Corps defense specialists

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 @ 4:49pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Camp Shelby in Mississippi hosted chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) training this week for U.S. Marine Corps Forces Reserve defense specialists.
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Ebola candidate shows promise in international study

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 @ 4:55pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

A study published by the 'Lancet Infectious Disease' journal on Tuesday indicates encouraging results for an Ebola vaccine candidate.
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NIH study indicates Ebola's ability to persist in semen

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 @ 4:58pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Emerging Infectious Diseases released a recent study that indicates that the Ebola virus persists after infection in certain bodily fluids.
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TSX reviews Response Biomedical's eligibility to remain on list

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015 @ 5:06pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) issued a review notification on Thursday to determine Response Biomedical Corp.'s eligibility to be listed.
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Bavarian Nordic VP: Medical countermeasure development must advance

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 12:33pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The ability of the United States to prepare for and respond to biological threats heavily relies on further development of drug and vaccine medical countermeasures, an area requiring significantly more attention from the federal government, a Bavarian Nordic (BN) executive says.
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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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OPCW releases details on director-general's visit to Pakistan

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 3:49pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Director-General Ahmet Üzümcü visited Pakistan this past week.
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UAE researchers review systematic Ebola risks

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 @ 3:53pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Researchers from the University of East Anglia in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recently reviewed risks of spreading filoviruses.
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