#NHEW Tuesday, October 20

Emergency Preparedness: Are you ready?

Webinar: Emergency Management during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Stories from the Field

Speakers: Frank Becerra, MPH, MCHES®, Dawn Snyder, MPH, CHES®, Brittany Chambers, MPH, MCHES®, Courtney Peragallo, BS, CHES®, and Cynthia Karlsson, PhD, CHES®

Topic: Thoughts from health education specialists, who are working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

NHEW webinar speakers for Tuesday


Journal articles

Dickey, C., Holzman, E., Bedford, J., Manoncourt, E., Shirky, C., Petit, V., … Obregon, R. (2020). Behavioral Communication Strategies for Global Epidemics: An Innovative Model for Public Health Education and Humanitarian Response. Health Promotion Practice.
Naik, R. I., Vagi, S. J., Uzicanin, A., & Dopson, S. A. (2019). Influenza-Related Communication and Community Mitigation Strategies: Results From the 2015 Pandemic Influenza Readiness Assessment. Health Promotion Practice, 20(3), 338–343.
Kruger, J., Chen, B., Heitfeld, S., Witbart, L., Bruce, C., & Pitts, D. L. (2020). Attitudes, Motivators, and Barriers to Emergency Preparedness Using the 2016 Styles Survey. Health Promotion Practice, 21(3), 448–456.
Krishnan, S., Pappadis, M. R., Runo, R., & Graham, J. E. (2019). Experiences and Needs of Older Adults Following Hurricane Ike: A Pilot Study of Long-Term Consequences. Health Promotion Practice, 20(1), 31–37.

Social media posts

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Are you ready for the next public health emergency? #NHEW

How could we have better prepared for the COVID-19 pandemic? #NHEW

It’s the second day of #NHEW2020! Head over to @sophetweets www.sophe.org for today’s resources – Emergency Preparedness: Are You Ready? Learn more www.sophe.org

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How are health education specialists fighting COVID-19? Join us for a webinar on Oct 20 from 2-3pm ET to learn about emergency preparedness professionals and their experience from the front lines www.sophe.org #NHEW2020 #emergencypreparedness #CHES #MCHES #COVID19



Learn more about emergency preparedness: https://emergency.cdc.gov