SESSION 1: LINKING HAZARDS AND PUBLIC HEALTH (PART 2)

Moderator:

Joseph Barbera, Co-Director, Institute for Crisis, Disaster, and Risk Management, George Washington University

10:20 a.m.

Disaster–Public Health Nexus1

Linda Bourque, Associate Director, Center for Public Health and Disasters, University of California, Los Angeles

10:40 a.m.

Social and Health Effects During Heat Waves

Eric Klinenberg, Assistant Professor, New York University

11:00 a.m.

Infrastructure Loss as a Public Health Risk

Rae Zimmerman, Director, Institute for Civil Infrastructure Systems, New York University

11:20 a.m.

Complex Disasters and Public Health

Jean-Luc Poncelet, Chief, Emergency Preparedness, Pan American Health Organization

11:40 a.m.

Questions and discussion

12:10 p.m.

Lunch break

PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE: CAPACITY BUILDING AND LESSONS LEARNED (PART 1)

Moderator:

Ann-Margaret Esnard, Cornell University

1:55 p.m.

Which Part of “Emergency” Didn’t You Understand?

William Raub, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Health Emergency Preparedness, Department of Health and Human Services

2:15 p.m.

Public Health Monitoring and Training Needs

Samuel Wilson, Deputy Director, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

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Linda Bourque was unable to be present at the workshop; however, her presentation is available on the Disasters Roundtable website.



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