|Horney and MacDonald publish article on School's hurricane response|
|February 26, 2007|
"Academic Public Health Community Responds to Hurricanes: A History of the North Carolina School of Public Health Response and New Infrastructure, 1999-2006," authored by Jennifer A. Horney, MA, MPH, and Pia D.M. MacDonald, PhD, MPH, has been published in the March-April 2007 Public Health Reports.
The article focuses on ways in which the North Carolina Institute for Public Health and Team Epi-Aid have contributed to improved efficiency and coordination of the School's response to hurricanes.
Team Epi-Aid is a volunteer organization at the School that provides students with valuable field experience while assisting state and local health departments during public health emergencies.
MacDonald is a research assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology. Horney is an epidemiology doctoral student.
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|Last updated February 27, 2007|