Join Us for the 2014 Learning in Disaster Health Workshop! Don't miss this unique chance to connect with experts in an interdisciplinary forum addressing current research and practice in disaster health education and training.
Our peer-reviewed learning objects cover relevant topics related to pediatric disaster health. Visit our online learning page to explore lessons that discuss topics such as: tracking & reunification of children in disasters; radiation issues in children; and psychosocial impacts of disasters on children. Lessons are accredited with continuing education credits via the Professional Education Services Group, an accredited CME company.
Recent California earthquakes highlights importance of preparedness month. More.
Staff at the National Center recently co-authored the article "Enhancing the Translation of Disaster Health Competencies into Practice" in the February issue of Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness. Read more ...
Join us on August 29th at 1:00 p.m. ET for our webinar, Using Gender Research to Enhance Disaster Public Health, by Dr. Elaine Enarson. Dr. Enarson is a disaster sociologist, author, and founding member of the global Gender and Disaster Network and co-facilitator of the US Gender and Disaster Resilience Alliance.
NCDMPH recently received a CDC grant, along with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the State of Maryland's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, to examine and enhance public health workers' sense of efficacy toward Hurricane Sandy recovery. Further information ...
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