Lt. Col. Dave Grossman (Ret), a nationally recognized expert on active shooter, will be presenting strategies and preparedness considerations for active shooter incidents to area librarians, hospital and EMS managers and law enforcement. Col. Grossman is a former West Point psychology professor, Professor of Military Science, and an Army Ranger who has combined his experiences to become the founder of a new field of scientific endeavor which has been termed "killology." The symposium will better prepare librarians, their response colleagues and communities.
||Thursday, February 18, 2016.
Space is limited (first-come first-served).
||Marjorie Lyons Playhouse, 2700 Woodlawn Ave, Shreveport, LA 71104
A printable flyer (PDF) is available for download.
Registration confirmation will be sent to you by email.
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A Mock Scenario Discussion for Librarians will be held on the same day (March 4, 2016) from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. at NSU Shreveport Library, 1800 Line Ave, Shreveport, LA 71101 (map). Free parking is available on Elizabeth Ave.
This symposium was funded with Federal funds from the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, under contract No. HHSN-276-2011-0007-C with the Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library.