Online Program

Natural disasters: Preparation and mitigation with lessons from hurricane Sandy

Monday, November 4, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Board 1
Community healthcare delivery post-Hurricane Sandy: Lessons from a mobile medical unit   
Cynthia Lien, MD, John Raimo, MD, Sameer Khanijo, MD, Jessica Abramowitz, MD, Athena Kritharis, MD, Christopher Mason, DO, Maria Carney, MD and Charles Jarmon, MPH, MBA, EMT-P
Board 2
Am I safe in here? an assessment of building safety perception of a sample of puerto rican islanders   
Victor Emanuel Reyes-Ortiz, PhDc and René R. Dávila-Torres, MS, DBA, PhD
Board 3
Improved disaster health learning opportunities as learned from case studies of communities recovering after hurricanes irene and sandy   
Lauren Walsh, MPH, Kenneth Schor, DO, MPH, Brian Altman, PhD and Kandra Strauss-Riggs, MPH
Board 5
Hurricane Sandy mortality – US northeastern states, october–november 2012   
Michelle Murti, MD, MPH, Mary Casey-Lockyer, MHS, BSN,RN, CCRN, Rebecca Heick, PhD, Caitlin Mertzlufft, MPH, Ellen Yard, PhD, MPH, Amy Wolkin, MSPH, PhD and Rebecca Noe, MN, MPH, FNP
Board 6
A health system's response to Hurricane Sandy: An internal look at what went right   
Athena Kritharis, MD, Christopher Mason, DO, Jessica Abramowitz, MD, Sameer Khanijo, MD, Cynthia Lien, MD, John Raimo, MD, Kathleen Gallo, RN, PhD, MBA, FAAN, Mary Mahoney, RN and Maria Carney, MD
Board 7

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

Organized by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing