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Children with Special Healthcare Needs and Disaster Preparedness

Children with Special Healthcare Needs and Disaster Preparedness



Addressing the needs of children with special healthcare needs during a disaster will be the focus of a one-hour webinar on March 31, 2016 at 1 PM, ET.  The National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health (NCDMPH) is pleased to host Children with Special Healthcare Needs and Disaster Preparedness, presented by Rita Burke, PhD, MPH, of Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles.  Children represent 25 percent of the nation’s population, yet there are significant gaps in pediatric disaster preparedness, especially for children with special healthcare needs.  Dr. Burke will share her expertise in this specialized field, discussing how disaster planners and the healthcare community can establish an effective pediatric management system.

Children with Special Healthcare Needs and Disaster Preparedness

Date:  March 31, 2016, 1:00 PM, ET

Access: http://ncdmph.adobeconnect.com/r4u3yaprgt5/

Call in:  1-888-537-7715

Participant Code: 39933371

 

All NCDMPH webinars are free and feature live captioning. Pre-registration is not required.

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