TDC4 Regional Meeting.
Gulf Coast State Coalition
Day 1 (August 10th, 2017)
School Response to Natural Disaster
Presenter: Beverly Lawrason
Former Superintendent of St. Bernard Parish Schools
Public Health Response to Technological Disasters: The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill (1) (2)
Presenters: Ed. Trapido, Sc.D., FACE. and Katie Cherry, Ph.D.
Louisiana State University
Gulf States Health Policy Center Overview
Presenters: Emily Blejwas and Danny Patterson
Gulf States Health Policy Center
Trauma and Long-term Response for Children and Families
Presenter: Joy Osofsky, Ph.D.
Lousiana State University Health Sciences Center
State Specific Long-term Response and Recovery
Representatives from the coalition states.
Trauma-Informed Care in Behaviroal Health Services
Presenter: Russell Jones, Ph.D.
Virginia Tech University
Day 2 (August 11th, 2017)
Media and Disaster-Related Reporting
Presenters: Robert Johannessen L.A. Dept of Health
and Sadie Wilks, LSU Manship School of Mass Communication
Social Media, Social Networks, and Disaster Communications
Presenter: Steven Procopio, Ph.D.
Policy Director Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana
Tapping into the Diversity of Disaster Impacted Communities
Presenter: Maureen Joseph, MSW
President, Transpire LLC
Synthesis of Day 1
Presenter:Tonya Hansel Cross, Ph.D., LMSW
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center