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A multi-agency perspective to disaster preparedness

Oscar Rodríguez-Espíndola, Pavel Albores, Christopher Brewster
2015 International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management  
This paper assumes a multi-agency approach to disaster preparedness that combines geographical information systems (GIS) and multi-objective optimization.  ...  Humanitarian logistics represents one of the most important fields during preparedness and response in cases of disaster, seeking to provide relief, information and services to disaster victims.  ...  Notation and definitions Model formulation A relevant aspect of the model designed is the multi-agency perspective.  ... 
dblp:conf/iscram/Rodriguez-Espindola15 fatcat:xohahulblbgylonfxlhdshdahq

Public Health Surveillance: Challenges and Solutions for the Road Ahead

Lipika Nanda, Sandeep Mahapatra
2015 Online Journal of Public Health Informatics  
The presentation will highlight the proposed idea of Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), to set up a nodal agency for disaster preparedness and surveillance in Odisha, India in collaboration with  ...  the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), India.  ...  This paper tries to put forth the goals, requirement and role in setting up a centre for disaster preparedness for preparedness and surveillance during disaster.  ... 
doi:10.5210/ojphi.v7i1.5815 fatcat:ex22s46r4zelhavidbm5633nja

Experiences of Threats and Violence in Swedish Ambulance Service

Björn-Ove Suserud, Martin Blomquist, Ingela Johansson
2002 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
This project also has become a yearly catalyst to involve multi agencies in a large-scale exercise along the lines of prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery.  ...  The students were briefed about disaster medicine prior to the event. The learning objectives were: 1. To gain insight from a victim's perspective; 2.  ...  This project also has become a yearly catalyst to involve multi agencies in a large-scale exercise along the lines of prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x00011171 fatcat:uqlnhsfzo5gdboopi5sha25qri

Emerging trends toward holistic disaster preparedness

Robin E. Mays, Rebecca Walton, Bridgette Savino
2013 International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management  
Our long-term research goal is to realize implications for the more effective design of tools and systems to support disaster preparedness.  ...  We trace a shifting perspective emerging in literature and present in the early qualitative data of current preparedness experts' interviews within an international humanitarian organization whose core  ...  to international disaster preparedness and (2) second, conducting a targeted search of both academic publications and operational documents likely to be considered credible and reflective of perspectives  ... 
dblp:conf/iscram/MaysWS13 fatcat:eihpnlbj45e5lhyqk6nsq2qq6a

Reframing Coordination Challenges for Public-Private Partnerships in Disaster Preparedness

Rachel A. Quero
2012 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Disaster preparedness invariably needs effective coordination among stakeholders.  ...  The study has implications for improving the conduct of disaster preparedness in the future from the standpoint of managerial effectiveness.  ...  Acknowledgements The author wishes to thank the Management and Organization Department and the Ramon V.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2012.09.1209 fatcat:oeosy7zjojavxj3md7jb3njyky

For profit and progress: Rethinking the role of the private sector in humanitarian action

Kilian T. Murphy, Edwin M. Salonga, Ashfaque Zaman
2022 The Humanitarian Leader  
It also considers how such engagement with the private sector has corresponded with a heightened recognition for commercial enterprises to safeguard their own business operations from disaster events while  ...  to determine mutually beneficial value addition.  ...  The Asian Preparedness Partnership is a multi-sectoral regional partnership.  ... 
doi:10.21153/thl2022art1597 fatcat:5usv3ooronaq3ikv4f33yis4he

Using Computer Simulation to Estimate the Need of Ambulances at a Disaster

Chung Liang, Syi Su
2002 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
This project also has become a yearly catalyst to involve multi agencies in a large-scale exercise along the lines of prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery.  ...  The students were briefed about disaster medicine prior to the event. The learning objectives were: 1. To gain insight from a victim's perspective; 2.  ...  This project also has become a yearly catalyst to involve multi agencies in a large-scale exercise along the lines of prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x0001116x fatcat:kzz2n4njfvchthiqb5p3tyn43y

Relationship of Hospital Leadership to Regionally Coordinated Disaster Response:Applying a Standardized Assessment to Hospitals in the Aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

Erin Downey
2010 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
The majority of senior CDC leaders were trained in meta-leadership, a strategy for emergency preparedness and response developed at the Harvard University National Preparedness Leadership Initiative.  ...  and cross-agency connectivity.  ...  Introduction: The US National Response Framework is grounded in the perspective that disaster preparedness responsibilities stem from local, to state and national planning levels.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x00021981 fatcat:pgfmep2a5fcxzdujwrcvnxsgxu

Civil-military coordination of public health response to urban disasters in Malaysia

Halyna Lugova, Ambigga Devi S. Krishnapillai, Aye Aye Mon, Wan Farizatul Shima
2020 Ukrainian Journal of Military Medicine  
In Malaysia, several gaps have been identified with regards to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR) operations, including lack of coordination between agencies, and most of the agencies focusing  ...  The results of this study highlighted the importance of developing proactive approaches to public health and disasters as opposed to a general reactive approach.  ...  Conflicts of interest: authors have no conflict of interest to daclare.  ... 
doi:10.46847/ujmm.2020.2(1)-035 fatcat:hft6o4453nb2nigeu6k3ku3v3q

Disharmonization of Logistic Management and Regulation of Natural Disaster in Indonesia: A Collaborative Governance Perspective

Rustian, Sumartono, Hermawan, Hendro Wardhono
2021 Journal of Southwest Jiaotong University  
Therefore, it will produce revised and detailed relevant regulations and state agencies as public officials in making natural disaster and disaster management regulations in Indonesia.  ...  Vision and mission of public policies related to natural disasters are needed to complete the facilities of prevention, equipment management, and logistics supervision, provide information to stakeholders  ...  The preparedness of a disaster system should be based on the combination of multi-purpose aspects such as optimization and geographic information to aid multi-organizational decision-making.  ... 
doi:10.35741/issn.0258-2724.56.3.29 fatcat:p744mdqkh5gjdc6jccbu75cmpm

The Five Dimensions of Meta-Leadership: Application to US Public Health Leadership During the Onset of H1N1

Leonard J. Marcus, Barry C. Dorn, Marsha Testa, Ralph Turner, Eric McNulty
2010 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
The majority of senior CDC leaders were trained in meta-leadership, a strategy for emergency preparedness and response developed at the Harvard University National Preparedness Leadership Initiative.  ...  and cross-agency connectivity.  ...  Introduction: The US National Response Framework is grounded in the perspective that disaster preparedness responsibilities stem from local, to state and national planning levels.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x0002197x fatcat:vlimkzdwife5vn4mblzdv66vbu

Hazard Mitigation Planning in the United States: Historical Perspectives, Cultural Influences, and Current Challenges [chapter]

Andrea M., Mario G.
2013 Approaches to Disaster Management - Examining the Implications of Hazards, Emergencies and Disasters  
Acknowledgements The research presented in this chapter was originally conducted as a part of the first author's doctoral thesis.  ...  The findings of this research shall not be used by the author to support, solicit, or gain commercial benefits in competition with I"M.  ...  and capability for managing all types of emergencies and disasters by coordinating the actions of numerous agencies.  ... 
doi:10.5772/54209 fatcat:s3k5nfcqejd75j37c5ftpbhb2e

Impact of Rural Identity on Access to Emergency Health Care for Asthma: Impact of Community Perceptions

Amee Morgans, Frank Archer
2005 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
This presentation describes the operational response to this incident with a particular focus on the coordination and collaboration between the various agencies required to work together to deliver the  ...  In order to identify the best strategies to be followed in terms of health emergency preparedness in such setting, a comprehensive study of the current state of health emergency preparedness on the Archipelago  ...  This presentation describes the operational response to this incident with a particular focus on the coordination and collaboration between the various agencies required to work together to deliver the  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x00015132 fatcat:zsm5oziqlvgjdcoidnaib5x7re

High-Speed, Tilt Train Crash—Queensland, Australia

J.P. Higgins
2005 Prehospital and Disaster Medicine  
This presentation describes the operational response to this incident with a particular focus on the coordination and collaboration between the various agencies required to work together to deliver the  ...  In order to identify the best strategies to be followed in terms of health emergency preparedness in such setting, a comprehensive study of the current state of health emergency preparedness on the Archipelago  ...  This presentation describes the operational response to this incident with a particular focus on the coordination and collaboration between the various agencies required to work together to deliver the  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1049023x00015144 fatcat:meoxxdb6ifaehgi4excef4pqvy

COVID-19 pandemic and disaster preparedness in the context of public health laws and policies

MZM Nomani, Rehana Parveen
2021 Bangladesh Journal of Medical Science  
cycle having a multi-component approach.  ...  The Integrated Disease Surveillance Project (IDSP), 2004 addresses disaster preparedness, disease surveillance, disease data to respond to epidemics.  ...  The WHO attempted to understand the concept in the disaster management cycle having a multi-component approach. These components envisage mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery.  ... 
doi:10.3329/bjms.v20i5.55405 fatcat:rwzyxg6dyzauziueg53zketcxy
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