fema public health

As you work to combat these threats and ensure community wellness, you are likely to become an agent of social change. This objective may be more challenging, although more critical, to achieve in matters such as in public health emergencies and outbreaks. For leaders, outbreaks, epidemics, and pandemics elicit critical and timely attention to situations in public health.In this week’s article by Osterholm, the author presents a possibility of another pandemic. Using this Learning Resource as well as 2–4 additional resources you may find from the Walden Library, current events, etc., consider your leadership perspective during a pandemic influenza outbreak in the United States.
As you collaborate with your group, individually, select one of the following leadership roles that would respond during this outbreak:
Director, FEMA
Director, CDC
Governor of an afflicted state
Incident Response Commander
Response Leader, American Red Cross (or other non-governmental organization)
After selecting your leadership role, use a systems approach to work with your group to establish immediate response in preventing another pandemic.
The Assignment–Part 1:
Individual Case Analysis (1–2 pages)
Based on the leadership role you selected for the assignment, include the following:
A summary of the leadership challenges this leader would face in assuring the system changes necessary to be prepared for the next pandemic
An explanation of how your leadership challenges as this leader relate to challenges of the other leaders listed above