NO-FEAR COVID-19 PPE webinar to be held in October

NO-FEAR COVID-19 PPE webinar to be held in October

As part of NO-FEAR’s strategic focus on COVID response learning, Work Package 4 (Acute care operations in security related incidents) is conducting a webinar series on operational lessons identified from the COVID response. An important lesson observed is how the availability, quality and disposal of PPE varies between countries. NO-FEAR is looking to address this issue by identifying existing and innovative PPE, looking specifically at procurement methods, quality, and safety of PPE as well as the secure disposal / re-use of PPE.

NO-FEAR is hosting a 90 minute webinar, planned for mid-late October (exact date to be confirmed), which is open to the public and designed to be of interest to suppliers, practitioners, researchers, and health officials. The agenda is planned as follows:

  • Introductions – project coordinator Università del Piemonte Orientale (UPO)
  • Issue definition – Magen David Adom (MDA)
  • Suppliers presentations
  • Q&A
  • Conclusions – coordinator (UPO)

The webinar will provide each supplier with a 5-minute timeslot to present their innovative solution and the opportunity to post a more detailed description and contact information on the NO FEAR portal.

If you are a supplier interested in presenting at the webinar, we kindly ask you to complete this short questionnaire.

For any questions please contact Natasha McCrone, Supplier and Academia Network Coordinator, at

NO-FEAR is a 5-year project that brings together a network of emergency medical care practitioners, suppliers, decision and policy makers to collaborate and exchange knowledge, good practices, and lessons learned in disaster and crisis management. Our networks work together to develop a common understanding and to enhance the response to security-related incidents. The NO-FEAR project seeks to harness the rich experience of our members and leverage our network to improve the exchange of good practices and information in Europe and beyond.   

To join the NO-FEAR supplier or provider networks and become part of our community, sign up to the portal:

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