Disasters and Pregnancy

Description: The online course “Disasters and Pregnancy” features a presentation delivered by Dr. Pierre Buekens. The presentation covers Dr. Buekens’ research on pregnant women in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, and addresses the issues pregnant women face in a disaster, including the effects of disaster on birth outcomes, postpartum depression, and the frequency of PTSD.

Author(s)
Developer
Name: Kanako Sturgis, MPH
Title: Program Specialist
Organization: Institute for Public Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University
Contact
Name: Anna Daddario, MSW
Phone: 808-956-0895
Address: 1960 East-West Rd., Biomedical Sciences A108, Honolulu, HI 96822-2223

Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: Disaster, pregnancy, Hurricane Katrina, vulnerable populations, reproductive health
Target Capabiltities: Common: Community Preparedness and Participation, Common: Planning, Common: Risk Management, Prevent: Information Gathering and Recognition of Indicators & Warnings, Prevent: Information Sharing and Dissemination, Protect: Epidemiologic Surveillance and Investigation, Recover: Economic and Community Recovery, Respond: Environmental Health, Respond: Public Safety and Security Response
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Protect, Respond, Recover
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Analyst/Investigation
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Downloadable, Reusable, Accessible, Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Wed Apr 09 14:43:56 -0400 2008
Last Updated: Wed Jul 15 19:02:27 -0400 2009