Disabilities and Disasters INT 100/201 APPROVED!


Thursday, April 8, 2021
6:30 p.m.
Online
Community, Faculty, Staff, Students


In conjunction with the American Public Health Association through the Student Champions for Climate Justice Award, this panel discussion, which counts for INT100/201 credit and IPE certificate credit, will address the disparities found in the disabled community in regards to natural disasters.

A variety of professionals and students will discuss options for improvement of response efforts during natural disasters and how their field can address the disparities that individuals with disabilities face during these especially treacherous times. Finally, it will be discussed how emergency plans can be created and implemented across multiple sectors of the health professions. 


Contact Information


Jazzmin McGuff

mcguffj@mail.gvsu.edu


Hosting Department, Organization, or Business


Public Health Society

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disabilityservices disasterpreparedness disparities health int100 int201 socialjustice


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This event was added to the calendar by Jazzmin McGuff (mcguffj@mail.gvsu.edu) on Monday, March 22, 2021 and was last updated on Friday, April 2, 2021 at 10:45 a.m.