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"It is, as I have said ... a small podcast; and yet, there are those who love it." (with apologies to Daniel Webster, Dartmouth Class of 1801)

Training emergency responders

Dennis McGrath
Dennis McGrath (photo by Joseph Mehling '69)

Recorded April 6, 2006

Dennis McGrath, a research associate at the Thayer School of Engineering and a researcher with Dartmouth's Institute for Security Technology Studies, develops computer simulated exercises to train emergency responders. In this podcast he talks about how the scenarios are designed, and how they are used to train EMTs, firemen, and policemen.

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