Great textbook on emergency management

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Books | 0 comments

Check this out!! Dr. Brenda Phillips, a Board Member of EPI Global, and a renowned emergency management scholar working out of Oklahoma State University has just released the textbook, Introduction to Emergency Management.

Here’s what Brenda says about it: “We integrated issues on vulnerable populations into every single chapter – they were a driving influence throughout the entire book. Some people like them separate – we integrated to insure that they are considered in preparedness, planning, response, recovery, mitigation – and even in the last chapter on the “Next Generation of EMs” by featuring sections on women, racial and ethnic minorities, and people with disabilities – as active practitioners in the field of emergency management.”

Each chapter also contains features by current or former students and by great colleagues.

This is worth taking the time to read!

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Welcome to the EPI Global Blog

Posted by on May 16, 2011 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

EPI Global wants to offer the opportunity to share insight and ideas about inclusive emergency management.  We will keep our blog updated with relevant content and information that we think you might be interested in.  If there are specific things you would like to see us write about, have questions for us or would like to have a discussion, feel free to use the comment section below to do so. When commenting, all we ask is to be up front and identify yourself and that you keep your language and demeanor professional.  We look forward to the great interactions that will take place here!



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