School of Medicine

Terrorism and Disaster Coalition for Child and Family Resilience

Gulf South Coalition

Regional Meetings:

To date, two meeting have been held bringing together members of the Gulf South Coalition. These in person meetings allow the coalition to take active steps in planning and implementing projects of interest to the members. More infomation about each meeting can be found from in the links below.

June2018 Meeting1

June 2021 - Conference titled "COVID-19: Addressing Inequities and Fostering Resilience"

Thank you!

Many thanks to all participants and presenters that attended our virtual conference on Friday June 4, 2021 entitled,
"COVID-19: Addressing Inequities and Fostering Resilience"

Our distinguished speakers included Dr. Ann Masten with the University of Minnesota and Dr. Brenda Jones Harden with the University of Maryland with opening remarks by Dr. Lisa Amaya-Jackson, Co-Director of the UCLA-Duke University National Center for Child Traumatic Stress.

Participants were awarded 4 CEs for licensed Psychologists, Social Workers, and Professional Counselors!

Contact Victoria Sacco if you have any questions or if you experienced any problems with obtaining your CE's
email:; phone: (504) 568-2537

August 2017 - TDC4 Gulf South Regional Meeting

June 2018 - Translating Key Issues to Action Centered Policy

Conference Calls:

Monthly conference calls are held between members of the Gulf Coast Regional Coalition. Members from each state provide updates and goals to the regional coaltion, as well as discuss on going collaborative projects.