Disaster experts available to comment on #HurricaneDorian


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The University of Delaware's Disaster Research Center offers several experts who can comment on various topics regarding Hurricane Dorian.

Tricia Wachtendorf: Evacuation decision-making, disaster response and coordination, disaster relief (donations) and logistics, volunteer and emergent efforts, social vulnerability.  

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.

A.R. Siders: Sea level rise, rebuilding or retreat after storms, risks to U.S. military bases. 

Sarah DeYoung: Pets in emergencies, infant feeding in disasters and decision-making in hurricane evacuation.  

Jennifer Trivedi: Cultural issues and long-term recovery.

Joe Trainor: Post-hurricane housing decisions and insurance.


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