Strategic plan: Building a international strategy for risk reduction supercourse

Ronald Edward LaPorte, Wen Ta Chiu

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There is an important need to develop a global expert disaster network for Mitigating against disasters such the Chi-Chi Earthquake, the Tsunami, Avian flu. This systems needs to target both man made and natural disasters. We propose the building of a Global Health Disaster Network, with advanced features such as educational capabilities, and expert knowledge reachback. We provide a strategic plan to building a global disaster Network and Mitigation system.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)79-81
Number of pages3
JournalActa Neurochirurgica, Supplementum
Issue number101
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • Disaster mitigation
  • internet

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Surgery


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