Welcome to the Disaster Medicine resource page. These resources are here to help all emergency physicians, especially those physicians that are responsible for disaster planning at their facility.
National Preparedness Month has many resources for each month to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. "Preparing for disasters is protecting everyone you love.”
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Projects and Grants
- Disaster Preparedness and Response Committee
The Committee continues to work on a variety of disaster medicine related objectives. The committee members and objectives can be found at the committee homepage.
- Disaster Section Projects
Website Improvement - the section has been improving the section website over the past year to better serve as a resource to its' members. The section leadership would like to hear feedback and recommendations for additional content.
- ACEP EMS and Disaster Preparedness Department
The EMS and Disaster Preparedness Department continues to work on federally funded disaster preparedness grants. A complete listing of projects can be found on the department website.