WEBINAR - Community Preparedness and Recovery: Challenges Reaching Diverse Populations
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Posted by: Jessica Austin
APHA member webinar - Community Preparedness and Recovery:
Challenges Reaching Diverse Populations
You are invited to participate in our the upcoming webinar hosted by Emergency Health Services and Disaster Preparedness. Our section is collaborating with the Community Health Policy and Planning Development and the Mental Health Sections of APHA.
Please register for the Thursday, May 11, 12:30 pm ET webinar at this link: https://ampublichealth.wufoo.com/forms/qo1wfk71ok86yx/
The webinar presentations are:
The Orlando Shooting, Sherilyn Burris, MPA, MS, FPEM, CEM, Director, EMS, Manatee County, Florida
Hurricane Sandy and Mental Health Emergency Visits after the Storm, Sarah Lowe, PhD, Professor of Psychology, Montclair College, New Jersey
The key questions to be addressed include:
-what resources were available during the event?
-how resilient was the community?
-what resources are needed? and
-where are the remaining gaps for reaching diverse populations in the community?
The webinar is available to all APHA members.