Calamityville

Rescue mission

Trauma Care Challenge at Calamityville sharpens the skills of firefighters

Firefighters from around the world participate in a trauma care and rescue training exercise at Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness at Calamityville. Continue reading

Video: Calamityville opens for industry training

Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness at Calamityville is starting to offer safety training for industry workers. The new Industrial Safety Workforce Development Training program will initially focus on fall protection training and will expand to include confined space training. … Continue reading

Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness demonstrates live, virtual training technology to Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Council

Live, Virtual, Constructive technology demonstration

National Center for Medical Readiness demonstrates Live, Virtual, Constructive technology, which combines live exercises with virtual reality designed to increase the readiness of responders. Continue reading

National Center for Medical Readiness now offering safety training for industry

Worker climbing scaffolding

Calamityville’s new Industrial Safety Workforce Development Training program will initially focus on fall protection training and will expand to include confined space training. Continue reading

Wright State University partners to use drones at disaster sites

Excerpt Another major local university is working with Ohio to develop drone technology. Wright State University’s National Center for Medical Readiness has formalized a partnership with the Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center to work on first responder and emergency management … Continue reading

National Center For Medical Readiness partners with Ohio/Indiana UAS Center

Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness will partner with the Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center on first responder and emergency management training. Continue reading

Donated Boeing 727 to land at Wright State

schoolchildren board a Boeing 727

Plane will be used as a STEM classroom as part of a collaborative involving Wright State, Clark State Community College and Beavercreek City Schools. Continue reading

Wright State University takes ownership of Calamityville

Ownership of Calamityville, home to the National Center for Medical Readiness, was turned over to Wright State as expansion of Calamityville’s mission picks up speed. Continue reading

Greene County Career Center students participate in exercises at Calamityville

Is there a better way to learn firsthand about homeland security and the link it has to medical preparedness than to serve as role players in a medical training course for law enforcement professionals? Continue reading

Masters of disasters

College of Nursing and Health develops National Disaster Health Consortium
Dan Kirkpatrick and Sharon Stanley

College of Nursing and Health launches the National Disaster Health Consortium, a disaster preparedness training program for nurses and other professionals. Continue reading