This presentation will highlight four public health preparedness collaboration projects completed by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health in partnership with the Free Library of Philadelphia between 2014 and 2019. Project initiatives included the recruitment of Medical Reserve Corps Volunteers, training of Free Library staff and the 125 in emergency preparedness, development of library emergency response roles, development and dissemination of public health bookmarks, and incorporation of National Library of Medicine online resources.

Project Details

Organization Name

Philadelphia Department of Public Health

Organization Type
Federal government agency
HIV services
Public health
Project Lead

Chad Thomas

Start Date
November 2, 2019
End Date
November 6, 2019
Funding Amount
Public Health Professional