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|MRAT—Medical Radiobiology Advisory Team|
|MRAT provides health physics, medical, and radiobiological advice to military and civilian command and control operations worldwide in response to nuclear and radiological incidents requiring a coordinated federal response.
Through "reachback," the deployed team of radiation medicine physicians and senior health physicists can call on the knowledge and skills of radiobiologists, biodosimetrists, and other research professionals at AFRRI as well as those of other Department of Defense (DoD) response teams.
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Emergency Preparedness and Response—A Web site intended to increase the nation's ability to prepare for and respond to public health emergencies. Go to CDC site
Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site (REAC/TS)—Based at Tennessee's Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), REAC/TS provides 24/7 availability to deploy and provide emergency medical services at incidents involving radiation anywhere in the world. It provides advice and consultation on radiation emergency medicine from its Oak Ridge headquarters or at the scene of an incident. Go to REAC/TS site
Radiation Event Medical Management (REMM)—Part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, REMM provides diagnosis and treatment guidance to health-care providers. Go to REMM site
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