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Accession Number ADA571025
Title Bio-Response Operational Test and Evaluation (BOTE) Project.
Publication Date Nov 2011
Media Count 12p
Personal Author C. Russell K. McConkey
Abstract This presentation covered an overview of the Bio-Response Operational Test and Evaluation (BOTE) project, its objectives, the technical approach, and its impact. Goal: Execute biological incident response roles and responsibilities from public health and law enforcement response through environmental (remediation) response, in an operational setting BOTE project is an interagency effort involving six federal agencies: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Department of Energy (DOE) Department of Defense (DoD) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) BOTE is jointly managed by the EPA and DHS, and divided into two distinct phases: Phase 1: Field-level decontamination assessment (Apr-May, 2011) Phase 2: Interagency biological threat exercise (Sep 2011).
Keywords Biological warfare
Bote(Bio-response operational testing & evaluation)
Law enforcement
Operational effectiveness
Public health
Test and evaluation
United states government

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
74D - Chemical, Biological, & Radiological Warfare
Corporate Author Cubic Corp., San Diego, CA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Final rept. 1 Oct-16 Nov 2011.
NTIS Issue Number 1315
Contract Number N/A

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