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Tabletop exercise to prepare institutions of higher education for an outbreak of COVID-19

Aaron M. Wendelboe, PhD, Amanda Miller, JD, CRM, Douglas Drevets, MD, Linda Salinas, MD, E. J. Miller, Dalton Jackson, Ann Chou, PhD, Jill Raines, JD, Public Health Working Group

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Complete Table Top Exercise Manual


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COVID-19, pandemic, public health, emergency

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5055/jem.2020.0464

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