The Mission of the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health is to
improve our Nation’s disaster health readiness through advancements and
improvements in education, research practice and policy.
The National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health is dedicated to being
the Nation’s academic center of excellence leading disaster health education and
research efforts. In collaboration with our federal partners, we will facilitate
scientific research and education that will inform policy and funding decisions to
improve our nation’s readiness, and that will make a measurable impact on saving
lives and mitigating injuries in disasters.