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Tuesday, June 17
8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


Ruth S. Harley University Center, Ballroom
Tagged: Garden City, Office of Pre-Professional Advising and Fellowships, General Studies, Criminal Justice, Student Affairs, School of Social Work, College of Nursing and Public Health, Adelphi Locations, Center for Career Development, Office of Alumni Relations, Levermore Global Scholars, University College, Gordon F. Derner Institute, College of Arts and Sciences, Center for Health Innovation

CHI Symposium: First Responder Issues

Event, Military and Veterans

The Center for Health Innovation will be co-sponsoring this morning symposium on first responder and community resilience issues on Long Island. In conjunction with the Nassau County Department of Human Services, Nassau County Office of Emergency Management, and Team Rubicon, this symposium will address first responder disaster issues that are specific to Long Island.

There will be three facilitated discussions on the following topics: 

  • First Responder Mental Health Issues, post disaster in their own communities
  • Building more resilient communities through strong local preparedness
  • Utilizing veterans in response and rebuilding efforts

Register Online

For further information, please contact:

Meghan McPherson, MPP, CEM
Coordinator, Center for Health Innovation
Program Coordinator, Emergency Management Graduate Programs
p – 516.237.8639
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