Disasters and Public Health Preparedness Panelists talked about the nation’s preparedness for public health emergencies and explained how their agencies were coping with budget reductions and current emergency services. They responded to questions from the audience.

People in this video

  • Georges Benjamin M.D. Executive Director American Public Health Association
  • Jack Herrmann Senior Adviser and Chief National Assn. of County and City Health Officials->Public Health Preparedness and Response
  • Edward F. Howard Executive Vice President Alliance for Health Reform
  • Ali S. Khan Director Centers for Disease Control and Prevention->Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response
  • John Lumpkin Senior Vice President Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Rosanne Prats Executive Director Louisiana->Department of Health and Hospitals
More People

Hosting Organization


More information about

Disasters and Public Health Preparedness

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 15, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2013

Airing Details

  • Aug 15, 2013 | 12:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 16, 2013 | 9:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 16, 2013 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 16, 2013 | 5:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2013 | 12:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Disasters and Public Health Preparedness

  • DVD
  • MP3 audio - Standard