February 28, 2008
* Media Advisory *
New York Universitys Center for Catastrophe Preparedness and Response (CCPR) will hold a symposium Monday, March 3, 2008, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm at Kimmel Center, Rosenthal Pavilion, 60 Washington Square South, to discuss the Large Scale Emergency Readiness Project (LaSER) at NYU focused on government and private sector disaster preparedness and response.
Chaired by Lewis Goldfrank, MD, Professor and Chair, Emergency Medicine, LaSER is supported by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and in part includes PLAN C (Planning with Large Agency-Networks against Catastrophes).
For further information, contact Robert Polner at the contact information listed above or David Berman, Associate Director, Center for Catastrophe Preparedness and Response, at 212.998.2208 or firstname.lastname@example.org
NYUs Center for Catastrophe Preparedness and Response currently manages twenty-two research projects including over sixty faculty and staff. The Center is a national resource with added focus on the unique issues related to emergency preparedness and response in the urban environment.
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Press Contact: Robert Polner | (212) 998-2337