Agenda

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Time Location
8:00 – 8:30am Rast A & B Research Poster and Exhibitor Set-Up
8:00 – 9:00am Sellers Lobby Registration and Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15am Rast A & B Welcome
John C. Higginbotham, PhD, MPH
9:15 – 10:15am Rast A & B For Community, By Community, and With Community
Felecia Lucky, Executive Director, Black Belt Community Foundation
10:15 – 10:30am Sellers Lobby Break and Visit Exhibitors
10:30 – 11:30am Rast A & B Creating Rural Community Resiliency to Disasters through Community Networks
Dr. Laura Myers, Senior Research Scientist, Director, Center for Advanced Public Safety The University of Alabama
11:30 – 11:45am Sellers Lobby Break
11:45am – 12:30pm Sellers Lobby Lunch Buffet
12:30 – 1:15pm Rast A & B Oral Research Presentations
1:15 – 1:30pm Sellers Lobby Break and Visit Exhibitors
1:30 – 2:45pm Rast A & B Taking “Save a Life Training” into your Communities
Glenn Davis, NRP, Emergency Medical Services, Director
Travis Parker, NRP, Emergency Medical Services, Program Specialist
2:45 – 3:00pm Sellers Lobby Break and Visit Exhibitors
3:00 – 4:00pm Rast A & B Poster Session with Authors & Reception
4:00pm Adjourn

Thursday April 11, 2019

Time Location
8:30 – 9:00am Sellers Lobby Registration and Breakfast
9:15 – 10:15am Rast A & B Impact of Rural Hospital Closures on EMS Response Time
Thomas English, PhD, Assistant Professor, Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama
Todd Smith, PhD, Assistant Professor, Capstone College of Nursing at The University of Alabama
10:15 – 10:30am Sellers Lobby Break and Visit Exhibitors
10:30 – 11:30am Rast A & B Disasters, Health, and Social Well-Being in the Gulf Coast Region
Vanessa A. Parks, PhD, Candidate, Sociology, Louisiana State University
11:30 – 11:45am Sellers Lobby Break and Visit Exhibitors
11:45am – 12:00pm Sellers Lobby Lunch Buffet
12:00 – 12:30pm Rast A & B Poster Awards
12:30 – 1:00pm Rast A & B Tai Chi
Madeline Hill
1:00 – 1:15pm Sellers Lobby Break and Visit Exhibitors
1:15 – 2:15pm Rast A & B Healthcare Coalitions in your Communities
Keith Reilly, RN, BSN, MBA, Emergency Preparedness Nurse Coordinator, Center for Emergency Preparedness, Department of Public Health State of Alabama
2:15 – 3:00pm Sellers Lobby Visit Exhibitors
3:00pm Adjourn