The Acting Director of the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health, Dr. Kenneth Schor is featured in this month's issue of the USUHS Pulse.
NCDMPH staff attended a Congressional briefing on the recent Trust for America's Health and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report Outbreaks: Protecting Americans from Infectious Diseases. For more information ...
2014 was the hottest year in recorded history. Learn more about how NCDMPH is working to help people to prepare to beat Summer heat.
The World Health Organization introduced proposed reforms aiming to improve the organization's disaster and emergency response capabilities.Learn more.
Dozens of people in four states in the western U.S. have been sickened during an ongoing measles outbreak.
NCDMPH recently published a new web page with resources and information about influenza. Learn more here!
The Trust For America's Health released Outbreaks: Protection Americans from Infections Diseases, detailing shortcomings in our nation's ability to prevent and control infectious disease outbreaks. Learn more...
NCDMPH staff attended the 3rd annual National Healthcare Coalition Preparedness conference from December 10-12. We presented..
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.
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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