Meta-leadership and national emergency preparedness: A model to build government connectivity.

@article{Marcus2006MetaleadershipAN,
  title={Meta-leadership and national emergency preparedness: A model to build government connectivity.},
  author={Leonard J. Marcus and Barry C. Dorn and Joseph Michael Henderson},
  journal={Biosecurity and bioterrorism : biodefense strategy, practice, and science},
  year={2006},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={
          128-34
        }
}
Effective emergency preparedness and response requires leadership that can accomplish perceptive coordination and communication amongst diverse agencies and sectors. Nevertheless, operating within their specified scope of authority, preparedness leaders in characteristic bureaucratic fashion often serve to bolster the profile and import of their own organization, thereby creating a silo effect that interferes with effective systemwide planning and response. This article describes a strategy to… CONTINUE READING

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