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Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management
September 5: 8:00 am - September 10: 5:00 pm
14 visitors from multiple countries will be coming to make professional connections in San Diego exploring the following specific objectives for the project outlined by the Department of State:
- Assess U.S. pre- and post-disaster strategies for managing and responding to natural and man-made disasters
- Discuss mobilizing resources and assisting community members with the economic, social, and psychological repercussions of devastating events
- Explore the latest predictive modeling programs, visit federal and local response agencies, conduct on-site meetings at emergency command and trauma facilities, and examine shelter models