Public Health & Disasters 2017

Public Health & Disasters is a multidisciplinary national conference that brings together professionals from a variety of disciplines including academia, research, medical practice and emergency response as well as policy-makers from public health, community disaster preparedness, social science, government, media, and non-governmental organizations.

Learning Objectives:

The conference seeks to provide public health professionals with the opportunity to exchange ideas and concepts that will improve emergency public health preparedness in their local community and promote open dialogue between local health departments and agencies.

Target Audience:

Public Health and Disasters is designed for public health professionals and individuals from private and public organizations that may be involved in public health emergency preparedness and response. An array of diverse topics will be covered that are pertinent to public health and medical practitioners, emergency medical professionals, researchers, and managers who are involved in policy and implementation.

Continuing Education

Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)
Application pending by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA)

Certified in Public Health (CPH)
Application pending by the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE)

Certified Health Education Specialist/Master Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES/MCHES)
Application pending by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC)

California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN)
Application pending

2017 Draft Agenda
2017 Program - Coming Soon!

2016 Speaker Bios
2016 Agenda 
2016 Program 

Start: Sunday, September 10, 2017 5:00 PM
End: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 12:30 PM


Newpark Resort and Hotel
Newpark Town Center
1476 Newpark Boulevard
Park City, UT 84098

Reservations are available at the group rate of $119 per night (plus tax)

Payment Instructions:
Conference Fee is $589 before August 12, 2017
Conference Fee is $649 after August 12, 2017

Student Rate is $250
Use discount code: Disaster Student

After registering you will have an option to pay for the conference.