Preparing for Disaster

Date(s) - 09/30/2016
All Day

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Since 2008, ten major disaster and emergency declarations have been issued for the State of Florida. Are you and your organization prepared for the next? Join Andrew Roszak, Senior Director of Emergency Preparedness at Child Care Aware of America for this one-hour interactive and informative program focused on emergency preparedness.

Participants in this session will be able to:

  • Identify the most common types of disasters facing Florida
  • Describe the elements of a disaster preparedness plan
  • Explain at least one special consideration for children during disasters
  • Identify print and online resources that can be used to engage children in emergency preparedness efforts

Andrew Roszak – Biography
Andrew Roszak, JD, MPA, EMT-P, serves as the senior director for emergency preparedness at Child Care Aware of America. He is a recognized expert in emergency preparedness, public health, and environmental health. His professional service includes work: as the senior preparedness director of environmental health, pandemic preparedness, and catastrophic response at the National Association of County and City Health Officials; at the MESH Coalition and the Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County, Indiana, as the senior preparedness advisor supporting Super Bowl 46 and the Indianapolis 500; as a senior advisor for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; on the Budget and HELP Committees of the United States Senate; and at the Illinois Department of Public Health. Twitter: @AndyRoszak


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