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NCDMPH Webinar and Podcast Series

Webinars

 NCDMPH Disaster Learning webinar series and poscasts feature subject matter experts in disaster medicine and public health. Continue to revisit this page to find out about upcoming events. Past event recordings and slides will also live on this page. Remember to follow our Twitter and Facebook accounts to learn first about the latest speakers and topics.

NCDMPH PODCASTS:

ToListen to Disaster Dialogues: Perspectives from the Field  CLICK HERE

Dr. Tom Kirsch, Director of the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health continues his interview with Edward Gabriel, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services about his experiences with the 9/11 attacks, gives recommendations for disaster responders, explains how you and your team can deal with stress, explores ideas to engage citizens in disaster preparedness, gives lessons learned from 9/11, and provides several resources for further learning. Go to: https://soundcloud.com/hjfmilmed 

The next two part series features Dr. Tom Kirsch, Director of the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health interviews Brian Flynn, EdD, Associate Director of Health Systems at the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, and an Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry, at Uniformed Services University about his current role and his disaster mental health experiences throughout his careerGo to: https://soundcloud.com/hjfmilmed Resources mentioned in Part 1 and 2 include: NCDMPH Website: usuhs.edu/ncdmph and USU CSTS Website: cstsonline.org/ 

Upcoming Webinar - 5/29/2019

May 29, 2019

Tools to Help Care for Older Adults in Disasters

The National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH) and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) are pleased to announce the next upcoming webinar "Tools to Help Care for Older Adults in Disasters" to be presented by Dr. Cheryl A. Levine, Senior Advisor for At-Risk Individuals at ASPR and Kandra Strauss-Riggs, MPH, Education Director, HJF, NCDMPH/USU.

Dr. Levine will be promoting the latest Capacity-Building Toolkit for including Aging & Disability Networks in Emergency Planning, which was authored by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) and the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) in collaboration with the HHS office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) and the HHS Administration for Community Living (ACL).

Ms. Strauss-Riggs will be promoting the "Caring for Older Adults in Disasters curriculum" which enables educators to teach health professionals about caring for older adults in disasters and can be be used by a wide range of health professions.

Date:   May 29, 2019

Time:  2:00 pm ET

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