Disaster Preparedness


Improving Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Plans: Apply by Oct. 10

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center Disaster Domain is leading an opportunity for hospital-based teams …


National Preparedness Month: Ensuring children are part of the equation

In disasters and emergencies, preparation at every level – from a family creating an emergency …


Pediatric Pandemic Network expands

The Pediatric Pandemic Network (PPN), a national network of children’s hospitals and partners dedicated to …


Mass violence resources: Preparing for the unthinkable

Sadly, incidents of mass violence are becoming an everyday reality for children and families and …


Is your disaster plan pediatric ready?

While there are many unknowns in life, one thing that is certain is that there …


Apply to become an EMSC or PPN Scholar or EMSC Fellow

The Emergency Medical Services for Children Innovation and Improvement Center (EIIC) launched the Scholars and …


Pediatric Pandemic Network’s interim site is live!

The Pediatric Pandemic Network (PPN) has an interim site up and running with much more …


EGLPCDR now “Region V for Kids”

The Eastern Great Lakes Pediatric Consortium for Disaster Response (EGLPCDR), one of the Assistant Secretary …


Advisory committee on children and disasters hosts inaugural public meeting

The National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters (NACCD), which was established to provide expert …


Updated checklist for pediatric disaster preparedness to be released

In the spring of 2021, the EMSC Innovation & Improvement Center (EIIC) Disaster Domain convened …