Newswise — Experts from the University of Delaware's Disaster Research Center can provide tips and analysis about evacuations and response related to the wildfires raging in Los Angeles.
Tricia Wachtendorf: Evacuation decision-making, disaster
James Kendra: Disaster response, nursing homes and hospitals, volunteers, response coordination.
Jennifer Horney: Environmental impacts of disasters and potential public health impacts for chronic and infectious diseases.
Sarah DeYoung: Expertise in maternal and child health in crisis and disaster settings with a focus on infant feeding in emergencies; decision-making in hurricane evacuation.
Jennifer Trivedi: Cultural issues and long-term recovery.