The University of Colorado,
Department of Emergency Medicine Center for Integrated Disaster Preparedness
(CIDP) is a unique university-based translational research and practice entity.
The Center focuses on enhancing the disaster preparedness of healthcare and
medical constituencies by creating researched outcome-based best practice
guidance, National Incident Management System (NIMS) and Homeland Security
Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) compliant education, and training
outputs in support of Colorado's efforts towards collaborative disaster
planning and integrated preparedness response and recovery systems.