Disasters Preparedness and Emergency Response: Prevention, Surveillance and Mitigation Planning

Edited by
December 2022
182 pages
  • ISBN978-3-0365-6055-7 (Hardback)
  • ISBN978-3-0365-6056-4 (PDF)

This book is a reprint of the Special Issue Disasters Preparedness and Emergency Response: Prevention, Surveillance and Mitigation Planning that was published in

Environmental & Earth Sciences
Medicine & Pharmacology
Public Health & Healthcare

This Special Issue welcomes research papers on new approaches that have been applied or are under development to improve preparedness and emergency response. We especially encourage the submission of inter-disciplinary and crosscutting research. We also encourage the submission of manuscripts that focus on various types of disasters, disaster and emergency research, and on policy or management solutions at multiple scales.

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