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Lisa McCormick, DrPH

Disaster and emergency management • Emergency preparedness and response • Public health crisis preparedness and response • Responding to natural disasters

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lisa mccormick expertLisa McCormick, DrPH

Department of Environmental Health Science

 

Areas of expertise:

  • Disaster and emergency management
  • Emergency preparedness and response
  • Public health crisis preparedness and response
  • Responding to natural disasters

 

 

McCormick is an expert in emergency management. She is able to speak to how to plan for and respond to an emergency, such as a natural disaster or a public health outbreak. She has worked with state and local public health departments to create plans and response systems.

Her research focuses on public health preparedness and response, the organization of response systems, and training public health workforces to respond to emergencies. She is also able to discuss how to respond to natural disasters and health epidemics.

 

 

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