Are You Ready? Essential Disaster Health Information Resources for Keeping Your Loved Ones Safe*

For more information or to schedule this course, contact: Jim Honour, jhonour@uwyo.edu.

Is this you? More than 50% of us do not have copies of crucial documents, lack emergency supplies and parents Do Not have designated meeting places in case of a disaster.  This 1 or 2 hour  webinar or in person class can introduce you to the necessary resources to keep your loved ones safe.

Site URLhttp://nnlm.gov/training/areyouready/

Learning Objectives
After this class participants will be able to:

  • Locate disaster and emergency preparedness information for consumers/public
  • Locate disaster and emergency preparedness information for special populations
  • Locate disaster and emergency preparedness information for those with disabilities
  • Locate disaster and emergency preparedness mobile Apps for consumers/public

 

Agenda 

1.0 hr. Online webinar or  Face-to-face 
Introduction and agenda 5 min
Introduction to NLM's Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC)10 min
Overview of resources on DIMRC's disaster preparation and recovery page for the public 10 min
Overview of resources on DIMRC's disaster preparation and recovery page specifically for special populations 10 min
Overview of resources on DIMRC's disaster preparation and recovery page specifically for those with special needs 15 min
Disaster Apps for the public 5 min
Questions and Answers 5 min


2.0 hr  Face-to-face or webinar
Introduction and agenda 5 min
Introduction to NLM's Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) 10 min
Overview of resources on DIMRC's disaster preparation and recovery page for the public 10 min
Overview of resources on DIMRC's disaster preparation and recovery page specifically for special populations and those with special needs 15 min
Overview of emergency preparedness needs in culturally diverse communities 20 min.

Facility Requirements  
Computer with internet access and sound. Telephone.

MLA CE Credits: 1.0, 2.0, 4.0