3378.0 Disaster and Emergency Preparedness

Monday, October 27, 2008: 4:30 PM

Board 4
Enhancing the Capacity of Emergency Managers to Respond to Hispanic Communities
Eduardo Cusicanqui, JD, Liany Elba Arroyo, MPH, CPH, Melissa Cristal Mercado-Crespo, MSc, MA and Charles Kamasaki
Board 5
Risk-communication capability for public health emergencies varies by community diversity
Elena Savoia, MD MPH, Michael A. Stoto, PhD, Paul D. Biddinger, MD, FACEP, Paul Campbell, ScD, K. Viswanath, PhD and Howard K. Koh, MD, MPH
Board 6
Tough Tradeoffs Challenge Easy Resolution: Conclusions from Pandemic Influenza Exercises in Two States
Andrew C. Rucks, PhD, W. Jack Duncan, PhD, Michele B. Jones, MS and S. Kenn Beeman, MD, FACS
Board 7
Pennsylvania statewide hospital readiness assessment: Improvement in public health emergency preparedness, 2002 to 2007
Curtis E. Cummings, MD, MPH, Kartik R. Varadarajan, MPH and Lynn G. Kleina, PhD MPH
Board 8
Preparing Foster Care Stakeholders for Disasters- Information Sharing and Emergency Collaboration
Meghan Butasek, MPH, Arianne Spaccarelli, JD and Jennifer L. Martin, JD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Maternal and Child Health, Women's Caucus