Track 3: Ensuring Situational Awareness to Support Decision-Making
Part A: Fusion Centers and Public Health Collaboration: Partners in Public Health Security
This session will provide participants a description of how ACTIC and SNCTC integrate public health into their operations, including examples of public health-related products developed for the Fusion Center and how both Fusion Centers ensure a reciprocal relationship with the public health and healthcare sector.
Part B: Fusion Centers: Enhancing Methods of Counterterrorism through Improved Situational Awareness
This session will discuss public health integration with fusion centers as a critical situational awareness tool used to potentially prevent terrorist acts across multiple disciplines. It will also provide real-world examples of successful outcomes, as well as highlight the benefits of becoming more involved with state fusion centers.