Tag: emergency response

Where do we go from here?

April 21st, 2020 Part of: .

The Forum was pleased to host the following virtual symposium on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. COVID-19: Where do we go from here? Presented jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the New England Journal of Medicine Brief Video Highlight This one-hour virtual symposium, jointly presented by the Harvard T.H. Chan School Read More…

The Coronavirus Pandemic
Predicting Gaps in Healthcare Capacity

March 26th, 2020 Part of: .

This segment is part of our Coronavirus Pandemic Series. The Coronavirus Pandemic: Predicting Gaps in Healthcare Capacity Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Ashish Jha, Faculty Director, Harvard Global Health Institute¬† Presented jointly by The Forum at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and The World from PRX & WGBH Brief Video Highlight Thursday, Read More…

The Boston Marathon Bombings
Lessons Learned for Saving Lives

April 26th, 2013 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] This Forum event, focused primarily on the immediate aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, revealed the sometimes surprising underpinnings of a successful emergency preparedness system and shared hard-won lessons applied and learned.

Big Weather and Coastal Cities
Resilience in the Face of Disaster

December 10th, 2012 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, this Forum event explored how people and cities rebound from devastating natural disasters and how they prepare for new catastrophes.

Disaster Response
A Decade of Lessons Learned Post 9/11

September 6th, 2011 Part of: .

[FORUM VIDEO] Ten years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, 1 1/2 years after the Haiti earthquake, and six months after the Japanese tsunami, earthquake and nuclear crises, this Forum event examined how far we have come in responding to disasters — and the policy implications for decision making in emergencies.