Keeping Emory Prepared and Resilient

Emory University is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for all faculty, staff, students, and visitors to our campuses. The Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response (CEPAR) provides services, training, and resources to the Emory community and our neighbors.

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The Emory Ready campaign promotes campus preparedness through education, training, and outreach with the goal of strengthening campus resiliency. Learn the five steps you need to take and find out how to support our Emory Ready campus.

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CEPAR News and Events

APIC ‘5 Second Rule’ Podcast

“Ready for Anything: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Infection Prevention and Control”

Dec 14, 2021

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Emory News Center

CEPAR Director Alexander Isakov quoted in the article “HHS taps Emory and its collaborators to lead regional disaster response system”

October 27, 2021

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US Department of Health and Human Services

Emory University selected to lead the latest Regional Disaster Health Response System demonstration site

October 5, 2021

HHS Press Release

Health Affairs

Getting The Most Out Of Self-Triage Websites: Experiences with COVID-19 and Principles for the Future

May 7, 2020

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CEPAR Director Alexander Isakov quoted in the story “How To Stay Healthy When Your Child, Spouse or Roommate Has COVID-19”

April 16, 2020

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Scientific American

A new web tool can help you figure out if those symptoms might be COVID-19

April 10, 2020

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Calendar of Events

In the News