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This weekly program, brought to you through a partnership with Paragon Medical Education Group, is your connection to tips, news, information and field interviews on major disasters. The show will cover all major response incidents both natural and man-made in nature, providing you the information you need to better prepare for future responses with your Local, State, and Federal response agencies like FEMA. Join our show each week with hosts Jamie Davis, the Podmedic and paramedic/educator Sam Bradley as they bring you this unique program for first responders, paramedics, nurses, doctors, public health officials and more!

This weekly program, brought to you through a partnership with Paragon Medical Education Group, is your connection to tips, news, information and field interviews on major disasters. The show will cover all major response incidents both natural and man-made in nature, providing you the information you need to better prepare for future responses with your Local, State, and Federal response agencies like FEMA. Join our show each week with hosts Jamie Davis, the Podmedic and paramedic/educator Sam Bradley as they bring you this unique program for first responders, paramedics, nurses, doctors, public health officials and more!
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Rising Sun, MD

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This weekly program, brought to you through a partnership with Paragon Medical Education Group, is your connection to tips, news, information and field interviews on major disasters. The show will cover all major response incidents both natural and man-made in nature, providing you the information you need to better prepare for future responses with your Local, State, and Federal response agencies like FEMA. Join our show each week with hosts Jamie Davis, the Podmedic and paramedic/educator Sam Bradley as they bring you this unique program for first responders, paramedics, nurses, doctors, public health officials and more!

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@podmedic

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English


Episodes

Carribean Hurricane Irma Strike with Heather Langner

1/11/2018
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On the show this week, we chat with medical student Heather Langner who was moving into her apartment in the Caribbean at St. Maarten island where she attended medical school at the American University of the Caribbean. While getting settled with the help of her mother, Hurricane Irma came through and struck the Virgin Islands. The post Carribean Hurricane Irma Strike with Heather Langner appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:45:41


2017 Disaster Year in Review

1/4/2018
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In this episode of the Disaster Podcast, we looked at our core podcast team’s picks for best episodes of the previous year. We also looked at the episodes we're looking forward to going forward into 2018. On the show this week we had Sam Bradley, Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group, Kyle Nelson, and Jamie Davis. The post 2017 Disaster Year in Review appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:38:15


Memphis Community Paramedic Roles in Disasters

12/28/2017
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In this episode, we join our friends at Paragon Medical Education Group on the road in Tunica, MS. with an agricultural experience cadaver lab. We talk a little about what they're teaching in Mississippi then we segue into talking about Memphis Fire Department’s new community paramedic model. The post Memphis Community Paramedic Roles in Disasters appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:36:34


International Disaster Volunteer Opportunities with Mike Noone

12/21/2017
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In this episode, we are joined by paramedic Mike Noone (InternationalDisasterVolunteering.com). Mike is a long-time paramedic who moved into public health and disaster response. He eventually wrote a book on his experiences as an international disaster volunteer for those seeking information on how to pursue opportunities in these types of situations. The post International Disaster Volunteer Opportunities with Mike Noone appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:36:24


Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (NHERI) with Daniel Zehner

12/14/2017
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Daniel Zehner from the DesignSafe Radio podcast joins us on the Disaster Podcast this week. He highlights the research opportunities at NHERI for the major hazard areas they look into: wind, earthquakes, tsunami, coastal erosion, and rapid response after events. His podcast program focuses on the important work of the team at the Natural Hazards Engineering Research Infrastructure (NHERI). NHERI is committed to making sure the next natural hazard doesn't have to be a disaster for you and...

Duration: 00:44:51


Global Disaster Fiction with Author Sara Hathaway

12/7/2017
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In this episode, we feature Sara Hathaway, disaster author and podcaster who writes post-apocalyptic fiction about the aftermath of global disaster striking planet-wide. Also on the show this week are Sam Bradley, Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group, and Jamie Davis, the Podmedic, plus a visit [...] The post Global Disaster Fiction with Author Sara Hathaway appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:40:50


Fentanyl Contact Overdose Bonus Episode

12/4/2017
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On this episode, we talk about something in the news quite frequently now regarding opioid overdose and responder contact overdose when handling or accidentally coming into contact with opioid drugs like Fentanyl. On this episode, we have Dr. Joe Holley from Paragon Medical Education Group and co-hosts Sam Bradley and Jamie Davis. The post Fentanyl Contact Overdose Bonus Episode appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:23:24


Special Event EMS and Mass Shootings with Glen Simpson

11/30/2017
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Glen Simpson from Las Vegas based Community Ambulance talks event EMS in the face of mass casualty incidents on this week's show. Glen was the special event coordinator providing care for the Route 61 concert series in Las Vegas the night of the mass shooting incident on October 1 of this year. The post Special Event EMS and Mass Shootings with Glen Simpson appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:43:10


Emergency Managers Conference and New Technologies with Kyle Nelson

11/23/2017
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In this episode, our regular disaster social media and weather expert, Kyle Nelson, comes on to discuss the highlights of the recent International Association of Emergency Managers conference. He discusses new technologies and, most importantly, how that technology is being used to mitigate and respond to emergency situations like disasters. The post Emergency Managers Conference and New Technologies with Kyle Nelson appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:27:39


Video Capture of Disaster Response and Aftermath with Ted Setla

11/16/2017
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On this episode, we have filmmaker Ted Setla on the show this week to share his experiences work with American Medical Response (AMR) to document their ambulance strike teams during the recent spate of hurricanes to strike the continental U.S. Ted was deployed with his camera to both Houston for Hurricane Harvey and [...] The post Video Capture of Disaster Response and Aftermath with Ted Setla appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:42:15


Pafford EMS Disaster Team Deployments

11/9/2017
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On the call this week we talk about disaster deployments from ambulance services as strike teams for disasters like the recent spate of hurricanes. We have Jamie Pafford-Gresham from Pafford EMS ambulance company. They cover a service area in parts of four different states. They are also a company that started back in [...] The post Pafford EMS Disaster Team Deployments appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:43:02


Crisis Management Response in Eugene, Oregon with Michelle Perin

11/2/2017
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Author and experienced first responder Michelle Perin joins hosts Sam Bradley and Jamie Davis on the show at EMS World Expo 2017 to talk about her experiences across several aspects of emergency services. Michelle has been a dispatcher for police officers, a fire-fighter, EMT and crisis management responder. The post Crisis Management Response in Eugene, Oregon with Michelle Perin appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:28:03


Peer Support and Other Resources for Vegas Shooting Responders

10/26/2017
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The aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting event is far-reaching and long-lasting. Even though we know that it is still a daunting task to prepare responders for their individual stress reactions to treating patients from such an event. Deputy Chief Jeff Buchanan of the Clark County Fire Department knows this all too well. The post Peer Support and Other Resources for Vegas Shooting Responders appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:20:37


A Look At the First Prepper-Med Conference

10/12/2017
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We talk about a prepper podcast medical training weekend run by Kevin Reiter, Sam Bradley, and Kyle Nelson on this week’s episode. Before we get to that, we touch on the weather of the week with a review of Hurricane Nate and the Wildfire situation in northern California. The post A Look At the First Prepper-Med Conference appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:38:35


Las Vegas Active Shooter Early Lessons Learned

10/3/2017
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In this episode of the Disaster Podcast, we look at the early response to the Las Vegas active shooter incident on October 1st. At the time of this recording, the death toll was 59 with 527 people injured. The injured had injuries ranging from gunshot wounds, to trampling, to reports of one [...] The post Las Vegas Active Shooter Early Lessons Learned appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:33:49


Disaster Deployment and Avoiding Injury and Illness

9/28/2017
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On today’s show, we bring together the team to discuss what kinds of threats and illnesses responders might be exposed to during a disaster deployment or experience after returning from a deployment to a disaster zone. Dr. Joe Holley talks with the rest of the team, including co-hosts Jamie Davis and Sam Bradley, plus [...] The post Disaster Deployment and Avoiding Injury and Illness appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:34:19


A World Full of Disasters – Hurricane Maria and Beyond

9/22/2017
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A World Full of Disasters - Hurricane Maria and Beyond with the Disaster Podcast Team. Kyle Nelson gives our weather update for the podcast. He starts with a look at the remnants of Tropical Storm Jose off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts. He then transitions to a recap of the damage from Hurricane Maria in the Caribbean. The post A World Full of Disasters – Hurricane Maria and Beyond appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:35:17


How Do You Solve A Problem Like Hurricane Maria?

9/20/2017
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How Do You Solve A Problem Like Hurricane Maria? To kick off the show today, we have our disaster weather expert Kyle Nelson (@WxKyleNelson) to talk about the weather update. Hurricane Maria hit the island of Dominica after going from a category 1 storm to a category 5 in just fifteen hours. The post How Do You Solve A Problem Like Hurricane Maria? appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:31:53


Hurricane Harvey Rebuilding and Recovery

9/14/2017
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In this episode, we look at the weather remnants of Hurricane Irma and the final tally of flooding and wind damage across the southeastern United States. We then pivot and return to Texas to look at the recovery and rebuilding efforts from Hurricane Harvey. The post Hurricane Harvey Rebuilding and Recovery appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:37:10


Hurricane Irma Federal Search and Rescue Efforts

9/12/2017
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In this special follow-up episode on the Federal response to Hurricane Irma in Florida and the southeastern U.S. and Caribbean Islands. We have Dr. Joe Holley on in his role on the Federal IST (Incident Support Team) and Sam Bradley with her JPATS deployment. The post Hurricane Irma Federal Search and Rescue Efforts appeared first on Disaster Podcast.

Duration: 00:30:22

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