Translating the Results of Hurricane Sandy Research Grants into Policy and Operations: A Workshop

When: July 20, 2017 (8:30 AM Eastern)
Where: National Academy of Sciences Building (Lecture Room) • 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418

Topics Public Health, Diseases, Global Health
Activity: Standing Committee on Medical and Public Health Research During Large-Scale Emergency Events
Board: Board on Health Sciences Policy

The workshop will convene the public, past Hurricane Sandy Research Grants recipients, policy makers, and public health preparedness practice professionals to explore research findings and discuss opportunities for translation to future preparedness and response efforts. 

Workshop discussions will:
  • Explore key findings from Hurricane Sandy Research Grant projects;
  • Examine the impact of scientific findings on disaster policy and operations; and
  • Discuss opportunities for translation of research findings to future preparedness and response efforts.

Registration for this workshop has closed due to reaching room capacity.  

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