• Feature your latest research or model practice by submitting an abstract to present at the 2017 Preparedness Summit. The Preparedness Summit is the first and longest running national conference on public health preparedness. Convening partners from across the field, the Summit delivers cross-disciplinary opportunities to connect with colleagues, share new research, and learn how to implement model practices to enhance Read more


As public health professionals looks towards the next two decades, one thing is certain, the world will not look the same as it does today. Our changing environment, technological innovation and increasing population density in urban areas are just some of the driving forces that will test our ability to take actions to prepare, respond, and recovery from disasters. The focus of the 2017 Preparedness Summit is to explore the factors driving change in our world, analyze how they will impact the future of public health preparedness, and identify opportunities we have today to drive action toward meeting our future needs. Read more