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11:30 a.m.

DHS 2006 Bioterrorism Risk Assessment Methodology

Dr. Richard Denning, Battelle Memorial Institute

1:00 p.m.



1:45 p.m.

Past Experiences and Implications for Bioterrorism

Prof. Detlof von Winterfeldt, Director, Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE), University of Southern California

2:15 p.m.

Assessing the Economic Impacts of Terrorism—Capturing Behavioral Linkages and Resilience

Prof. Adam Rose, Pennsylvania State University and CREATE

2:45 p.m.



Data-Gathering Session Open to the Public: Scenario

Analysis and Consequence Modeling

3:00 p.m.

Branch Probabilities and Uncertainty Management

Mr. Rob Carnell, Battelle


Atmospheric (Outdoor) Dispersion Modeling

Ms. Mary Shell, Battelle


Indoor Aerosol Dispersion Modeling

Dr. Brian Hawkins, Battelle


Medical Mitigation and Epidemiological Modeling

Ms. Traci Hale and Dr. Nancy

McMillan, Battelle


Food and Water Contamination Modeling

Mr. Jon David Sears, Battelle


Risk Calculation Engine

Mr. Rob Carnell, Battelle

5:30 p.m.



Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Data-Gathering Session Open to the Public

9:30 a.m.

Updates and Planned Changes for the 2008 Bioterrorism Risk Assessment

DHS/NBACC, Battelle Staff

10:45 a.m



Closed Session (committee members and NRC staff only)

4:00 p.m.


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