The Disaster Public Health Certificate will be offered by Beth-El and the Center for Homeland Security starting March 11th, 2013. Courses will include topics such as medical preparedness and response to disasters, terrorism and insurgency, health risk communications, and infectious diseases in disasters.
CHS and Beth-El both enjoy a national reputation in areas such as education, research, and innovation. The partnership of Beth-El and CHS has evolved to meet disaster public health challenges at the local, state, regional, national and international levels. This collaborative certificate offering reflects the unique nature of UCCS and the transforming role of Colorado Springs as the nation’s Homeland Security and Defense Center of Excellence. CHS and Beth-El are fortunate to have an extremely talented and experienced group of researchers, faculty and staff.