Tag Archives: disaster

The Healthography of Disaster

The Gulf Coast is no stranger to disasters, one of the reasons Tulane’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine has an excellent disaster management degree program. In 2010 just as the Deepwater Horizon rig began to spill oil, researchers … Continue reading

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Protecting the City’s Critical Infrastructure

When she isn’t responding to natural or manmade disasters, alumna Ashley McConnell (EHS MPH ‘09) is working to prevent them as Critical Infrastructure Planner for the New Orleans Urban Area Security Initiative. Since 2003, the program has received over $30 … Continue reading

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