2010 CHHS Multidisciplinary Forum

2010 CHHS Multidisciplinary Forum Presents:

Disasters and the Role of Health Workers: A Multidisciplinary Response

Monday, October 25, 2010

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

PSU Atrium and Theater

The 2010 CHHS Multidisciplinary Forum will be held on October 25, 2010 in the PSU Atrium and Theater. This year's title is Disasters and the Role of Health Workers: A Multidisciplinary Response. The forum will focus on the role of health workers following disasters such as the Haiti earthquake and the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Keynote Address: "Disaster Relief in Post-Earthquake Haiti"

Panel Discussion: "The Diverse Roles of the Humanitarian Assistance Community"

With representatives from several communities including physical therapy, firefighting, emergency management, and psychiatry.

Displays open 5:00 pm. Booths for optical care, hazardous materials response, the Red Cross, personal preparedness, and more.

Opportunity to train for CERT (community emergency response team)

Committee Members

  • David Claborn, MPH - Chair
  • Trisha Doering, GA, MPH
  • Jennifer Franklin, CSD
  • Tona Hetzler, SMAT
  • Melinda Novik, HPER
  • Hillary Roberts, BMS
  • Tim Shryack, JVIC
  • Letitia White, CSD
  • Elizabeth Williamson, PT
  • Rose Utley, NUR