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NCDMPH Webinar and Podcast Series


 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.


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: 

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: Resources mentioned in Part 1 and 2 include: NCDMPH Website: and USU CSTS Website: 

Recent Webinar

OnThursday, June 14, 2018, at 1:30pm ET

Hosted by The National Library of Medicine Disaster Information Management Research Center  

Kandra Strauss-Riggs, Education Director, and Victoria Klimczak, Project Coordinator at the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH)
discussed two new educational tools that NCDMPH has developed. The NCDMPH Disaster Health Core Curriculum is a free modular,online course
covering the 11 core competencies in Disaster Medicine and Public Health intended for a wide range of health care professionals. The content was developed
by a team of disaster health experts and is delivered in a flexible online format.In addition, there is a new website and app for Stop the Bleed, teaching lay people
how to correctly apply pressure to stop life threatening bleeding. Download the app on your mobile device or tablet in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

Click the link to access the recording and slides: