Accession Number:

ADA571025

Title:

Bio-Response Operational Test and Evaluation (BOTE) Project

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Oct-16 Nov 2011

Corporate Author:

CUBIC CORP SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-11-16

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

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

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE