School of Medicine

Terrorism and Disaster Coalition for Child and Family Resilience

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