Tsunami in Sri Lanka: Applying the Knowledge

Description: The course “Tsunami in Sri Lanka: Applying the Knowledge” is a modified version of a Problem-Based Learning or PBL case previously completed by multidisciplinary groups of health care students and professionals. PBL is a process of self-directed learning through identification and research of issues relevant to particular disciplines. This particular case explores the questions and consequences evoked by a tsunami in Sri Lanka.

Name: Sturgis, Kanako MPH
Title: Program Specialist
Organization: Institute for Public Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University
Name: Yamada, Seiji MD, MPH
Phone: (808) 956-0895
Address: 1960 East-West Road, Biomedical Sciences A108, Honolulu, HI 96822-2223

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: Infectious Disease, Natural Disasters, tsunami, tidal wave, Sri Lanka, Southeast Asia, mass casualities, body disposal
Target Capabiltities: Common: Community Preparedness and Participation, Respond: Fatality Management, Common: Communications, Respond: On-site Incident Managment, Common: Planning, Respond: Public Safety and Security Response
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Respond
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension, Application
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Downloadable, Reusable, Accessible, Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Wed May 30 00:20:44 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 18:49:10 -0400 2009