JPEO-CBRND is supporting our interagency partners in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic, from helping develop detection, diagnosis, treatment, and vaccines for our Warfighters, to tools that increase situational awareness of the coronavirus, all thanks to our team effort with industry and academia.
You’re right. From my perspective, the first few minutes of a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear incident or explosion are critical. The decisions made and actions taken during this period will often determine the success of the response – and whether lives are saved or lost. It’s often the obvious that’s overlooked.