Mark E Keim

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using a community-based approach for prevention and mitigation of national health emergencies
    Mark Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F38, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:93-6. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Terrorism involving cyanide: the prospect of improving preparedness in the prehospital setting
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 21:s56-60. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint History of the Pacific Emergency Health Initiative (PEHI)
    Mark Keim
    Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:146-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint A tool for rapid qualitative assessment of hospital-based emergency medical services among developing health sectors
    Mark E Keim
    Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30041, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:48-54. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Key topics for emergency health education in the Pacific
    Mark Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F38, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:104-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Developing a public health emergency operations plan: a primer
    Mark Keim
    Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:124-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint O2C3: A unified model for emergency operations planning
    Mark E Keim
    Office of Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 5:169-79. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Challenges and strategies for climate change adaptation among pacific island nations
    Mollie J Mahany
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MSF09, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:415-23. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint The public health impact of industrial disasters
    Mark E Keim
    Office of Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response, National Center of Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 6:265-72. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Building human resilience: the role of public health preparedness and response as an adaptation to climate change
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:508-16. 2008

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Using a community-based approach for prevention and mitigation of national health emergencies
    Mark Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F38, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:93-6. 2002
    ..This discussion of key community based developmental activities is meant to provide a primer for the public health practitioner beginning the study of emergency preparedness and response...
  2. ncbi request reprint Terrorism involving cyanide: the prospect of improving preparedness in the prehospital setting
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 21:s56-60. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint History of the Pacific Emergency Health Initiative (PEHI)
    Mark Keim
    Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:146-9. 2002
    ..The mission of PEHI is to "strengthen the capacity for emergency health preparedness and response among Pacific island nations". This article describes the history and development of PEHI and offers insight into future efforts...
  4. ncbi request reprint A tool for rapid qualitative assessment of hospital-based emergency medical services among developing health sectors
    Mark E Keim
    Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, Division of Emergency and Environmental Health Services, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30041, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:48-54. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Key topics for emergency health education in the Pacific
    Mark Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS F38, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:104-8. 2002
    ..The discussion focuses on the key concepts of: general principles of disaster management; emergency operations planning; incident management systems; disaster communications' mass casualty management; hazardous material response...
  6. ncbi request reprint Developing a public health emergency operations plan: a primer
    Mark Keim
    Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 9:124-9. 2002
    ..EOPs are an important component of public health emergency preparedness. EOPs are developed according to an "all-hazard approach". These EOPs include a basic plan, functional annexes, hazard-specific appendices and SOPs...
  7. ncbi request reprint O2C3: A unified model for emergency operations planning
    Mark E Keim
    Office of Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 5:169-79. 2010
    ..This requires preparedness in advance of the disaster event. Accordingly, preparedness measures should not be improvised or handled on an ad hoc basis...
  8. doi request reprint Challenges and strategies for climate change adaptation among pacific island nations
    Mollie J Mahany
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, MSF09, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 6:415-23. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The public health impact of industrial disasters
    Mark E Keim
    Office of Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response, National Center of Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 6:265-72. 2011
    ..This article offers a review of the public health impact and unique considerations related to industrial disasters...
  10. doi request reprint Building human resilience: the role of public health preparedness and response as an adaptation to climate change
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:508-16. 2008
    ..This article discusses the role of public health in reducing human vulnerability to climate change within the context of select examples for emergency preparedness and response...
  11. doi request reprint Preventing disasters: public health vulnerability reduction as a sustainable adaptation to climate change
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:140-8. 2011
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint The public health impact of tsunami disasters
    Mark E Keim
    National Center of Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 6:341-9. 2011
    ..This article reviews the phenomenology and impact of tsunamis as a significant public health hazard...
  13. doi request reprint Organizational and command aspects for coordinating the public health response to an outbreak of acute renal failure, Republic of Panama, 2006
    Miguel A Cruz
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 26:217-23. 2011
    ..This report describes the inter-agency coordination and organizational structure implemented during an international response to identify the cause of an outbreak of acute renal failure in Panama...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lack of hospital preparedness for chemical terrorism in a major US city: 1996-2000
    Mark E Keim
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 18:193-9. 2003
    ..It is unknown whether these additional funds had an impact on the level of hospital preparedness for managing mass casualties involving hazardous materials at the local level, including potential terrorist attacks with chemical agents...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sea-level-rise disaster in Micronesia: sentinel event for climate change?
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 4:81-7. 2010
    ..To describe the impact of an acute-onset sea-level-rise disaster in 2 coral atoll populations and to generate hypotheses for further investigation of the association between climate change and public health...
  16. ncbi request reprint Emergent use of social media: a new age of opportunity for disaster resilience
    Mark E Keim
    National Center for Environmental Health Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 6:47-54. 2011
    ..In addition, in absence of the normal checks and balances that regulate traditional media, privacy rights violations can occur as people use social media to describe personal events and circumstances...
  17. ncbi request reprint Emergency health and risk management in sub-saharan Africa: a lesson from the embassy bombings in Tanzania and Kenya
    Zoanne A Clack
    Emory University, Department of Emergency Medicine
    Prehosp Disaster Med 17:59-66. 2002
    ..Also, an emergency medicine-based strategy for injury control and prevention is proposed. Implications of implementing such a protocol in developing nations also are discussed...