Understand law enforcement and animal-plant health agency roles, responsibilities, and authorities during an outbreak of an unusual, suspicious, and/or high consequence animal or plant disease incidents
Identify assets and capabilities for each discipline
Demonstrate types of information collected by law enforcement and animal/plant health experts and how and when they share it
Discuss best practices for conducting a joint threat assessment, joint investigations, joint interviews, and evidence collection
Develop inter-professional relationships between law enforcement and animal/plant health experts
Who Should Attend
Public health & Safety professionals, Police & Fire officials, Emergency Managers, Livestock officers and inspectors, Forestry Officers, USDA and Dept. of Agriculture, Veterinarians, Tribal Officials, Food producers, farm and ranch professionals, and anyone who may respond to health, safety and WMD emergencies involving food, dairy or livestock production.