A central tenet of emergency management is “all disasters are local.” But what does that mean in a worldwide public health situation, like this year’s coronavirus outbreak? For communications professionals at the local level, a worldwide outbreak response presents some unique challenges for managing internal and external messaging, as well as the expectations and needs of your organization and community. Our panel will share their experiences thus far as members of the Alaska COVID-19 Joint Information Center and some things they learned from participation in exercises and public health incidents in the past.
When: Noon to 1 p.m., Thursday, March 26
Where: Westmark Fairbanks Hotel & Conference Center
Tickets: Coming soon!