2019 Disaster Symposium

  • Friday, November 8, 2019, 8:00am to 5:00pm (Check-in starts at 7:30am)
  • Marriott University Park, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Online Registration: UTrain Course #1065094  (UTrain Symposium)
  • Free!
  • Continental Breakfast & Lunch Buffet Provided

2019 Topics

Access & Functional Needs Before During and After a Disaster - Ana Acton, Executive Director for FREED Center for Independent Living

Rising Seas Threaten the Village of Shishmaref, AK - Twyla Thurmond, Local Coordinator for Native Village of Shishmaref    

Importance of Flood, Energy, and Social Resilience - Dawn Zimmer, Former Mayor of Hoboken, NJ

Mission Act - The Adventist Health Feather River Camp Fire Experience - Ryan Ashlock, Former Administrator-on-Call for Adventist Health Feather River Hospital

Mental Distress from Indirect Exposure to Disasters - Karen Blackwood, PhD, Director for the Intermountain Center for Disaster Preparedness