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common topics studied by CPH students, based on Twenty Minute Topic session held in October 2020 with added topics

Disaster info intro

This page is meant to introduce you to some of the possible resources that cover disaster related information. The CDC and the National Library of Medicine have several, a few are included here.

This page was added to this guide in the Fall of 2021.

Topic: Coronavirus and COVID-19

Government Site-NIH Disaster Research Response (DR2)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Government Sites-CDC

NLM Disaster Resource page

This page from the Disaster Information Management Research Center contains many links to information on:

Information covers topics on infectious diseases, hurricanes, and other natural  or man-made disasters.

Also includes information on coping and managing after a disaster. Some information is available in multi-languages. 

Disaster Lit: Database for Disaster Medicine and Public Health: Documents include expert guidelines, research reports, conference proceedings, training classes, fact sheets, websites, databases, and similar materials for a professional audience.