Measles: Questions and Answers
Information about the disease and vaccines
The mission of the DC Medical Reserve Corp (MRC) is to establish a network of local volunteers who are willing to donate their time and expertise to supplement existing public health and medical resources during emergencies and other times of community need.
The purpose of the DC MRC is to:
The DC MRC is comprised of doctors, nurses, emergency medical technicians (EMT’s), paramedics, dentists, veterinarians, social workers, and other medical professionals, as well as non-medical support personnel.
All volunteers receive instruction in the areas of the Incident Command System, Strategic National Stockpile (SNS), Weapons of Mass Destruction and other trainings relevant to emergency response. All trainings and courses are offered free to DC MRC members.
The DC MRC regularly participates in special events including the Safeway Barbecue Battle, DC Caribbean Carnival, Presidential Inaugurations, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service as well as participating in numerous drills and exercises.
The DC MRC is actively recruiting for medical professionals, public health professionals and administrative personnel.
For further information or questions, please contact the MRC Coordinator, at 202-671-4222 or email@example.com.