Disability Inclusion and Emergency Preparedness: AUCD, ASTHO and NACCHO Partnership and Collaboration

Disability Inclusion and Emergency Preparedness: AUCD, ASTHO and NACCHO Partnership and Collaboration

Thursday, February 25, 2021
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
Location: Zoom Webinar

 

Webinar Description:

Join this webinar to hear from three CDC sister grantees that are coordinating to include people with disabilities in emergency preparedness! The webinar will feature updates from the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)'s Prepared4ALL initiative of the National Center on Disability Inclusion and Emergency Preparedness, along with strategies for connecting with state and local public health officials in the COVID-19 response and beyond. Partners from the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) and the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) will share updates on disability inclusion efforts, including regional and local approaches. Join to learn how AUCD, ASTHO and NACCHO's project are working together to strengthen our public health system to improve the inclusion of people with disabilities in emergency preparedness.

Speakers:

Adriane K. Griffen, DrPH, MPH, MCHES
Senior Director of Public Health and Leadership
Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)

Cassandra Thompson, MPH
Director, Preparedness and Disability Integration
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)

Sara Lyons, MPH
Senior Program Analyst, Health and Disability
National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)

 

Please Note:

  • There is no cost for this webinar.
  • CEUs are not offered for this webinar.
  • This webinar will be held on the Zoom Platform. You can test your connection with Zoom before joining the meeting here.
  • For disability accommodations e-mail [email protected]
  • This webinar will be archived.


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