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National memorial institute for the prevention of terrorism.



www.mipt.org

This site offers a vast compendium com·pen·di·um  
n. pl. com·pen·di·ums or com·pen·di·a
1. A short, complete summary; an abstract.

2. A list or collection of various items.
 of resources, including articles, databases, conference proceedings, and information on courses and training. The material can be searched by category of interest, under 85 headings such as "agricultural terrorism," "anthrax anthrax (ăn`thrăks), acute infectious disease of animals that can be secondarily transmitted to humans. It is caused by a bacterium (Bacillus anthracis ," and "border security." The site also provides access to the MIPT library catalog catalog, descriptive list, on cards or in a book, of the contents of a library. Assurbanipal's library at Nineveh was cataloged on shelves of slate. The first known subject catalog was compiled by Callimachus at the Alexandrian Library in the 3d cent. B.C. , along with directions for borrowing library materials. Of particular interest to environmental health practitioners may be a page geared toward first responders first responder First response personnel Emergency medicine A person employed in the public sector–EMT, fire fighter, police, volunteer EMS–whose duties include provision of immediate medical care in the event of an emergency; FRs have basic emergency  and public health professionals, and a page devoted to neighborhood preparedness and response.
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Publication:Journal of Environmental Health
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Date:Sep 1, 2005
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