Clinical public health nursing faculty member Trish O’Day presented at the annual APHA meeting in Washington DC on November 7, 2007.
Trish's presentation described the collaboration with the City of Austin in disaster preparedness, along with the cooperative activities within the University of Texas, with the College of Pharmacy and the School of Social Work. Portions of the Just-in-Case Training were highlighted. Challenges in working with multiple key players were discussed, along with suggestions on how to replicate this City-University partnership in other locales.
Submitted November 12, 2007