CROM Grand Rounds- September 20, 2016 – “Medical Response to Disasters” – Jeffrey B. Issler, MPH

Posted at 8:46 am September 19, 2016, in Seminars

Speakers:  Jeffrey B. Issler, MPHflood

Topic: “Medical Response to Disasters”

Date and Time: September 20, 2016, 1:30 PM

Location: Conference Rooms A&B, EOHSI, Piscataway, NJ


  1. Understand the functional elements of:
  •          National Incident Management Systems
  •          Incident Command System
  1. Understand the importance of efficient and timely local response
  2. Apply information to case studies

Target Audience:: Environmental and/or occupational medicine practitioners, community health workers, industrial hygienists, researchers, students of air pollution health effects and to others in the field of environmental and occupational safety and health. Occupational Physicians, Nurses, Industrial Hygienists, fellows, residents, medical students and environmental exposure scientists.

Accreditation & Designation

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Declarations

Jeffrey B. Issler has no relevant financial relationships and Jeffrey B. Issler does not intend to discuss unapproved/investigational uses of commercial products during his presentation.

“Planning committee members, Dr. Mitchel Rosen and Dr. Michael Gochfeld have no relevant financial relationships. Dr. Michael Pratt’s immediate family works for Novartis.”