Practitioners, Academics and Students participated in the Poster Showcase in both the competitive and non-competitive divisions.
The participants in the competitive division showcased their posters during an evaluation session before a group of judges on Monday evening during the Annual Conference.
The participants were evaluated on the content and display of their poster, as well as their oral presentation of research and findings.
New this year, several IAEM-USA Caucus & Committees displayed a poster highlighting the great work of their group over the past year.
The participants in the Competitive Division received the following recognition:
Graduate Student, Cal State Univ., Long Beach
|Gold||Crisis Response Dog Intervention of Firefighters with PTSD/I|
Emer. Mgr., City of Coral Springs, FL
|Gold||Back to Basics: Establishing a Municipal Emergency Management Program|
Graduate Student, Arizona State Univ.
|Silver||Family Reunification Rapid Response Team|
Student, College of Emer. Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity, Univ. at Albany, State Univ. of NY
|Silver||Police Response to Mass Shootings in the United States: 1966-2016|
Emer. Mgt. Doctoral Student, Jacksonville State Univ.
|Silver||Developing Performance Measures for International Public Health Emergency Management Programs|
ARMADA Ltd. (formerly with the Cuyahoga County Office of Emer. Mgt.)
|Silver||Building Resilient Communities: A Guide for Emergency Managers|
|Dr. Abdulmajeed (Majeed) M AlShowair,
Head of Physician Affairs Family & Community Medicine Dept., Prince Sultan Military Medical City
|Bronze||Virtual Reality Vs. Table Top Exercises in Disaster Preparedness, Systematic Review Study|
Doctoral Student, Dept. of Emer. Mgt., Jacksonville State Univ.
|Water Insecurity as a Risk Management Issue – A Risk Communication Proposal for the City of Atlanta|
NOAA, NWS, Western Region Regional Operation Center
|Impacts Based Decision Support Services during the 2017 California Wildfires|
Meteorologist/GIS Program Lead, NWS
|Snow Squall Effects on Pennsylvania’s Major Roads and Vehicle Accidents|
CEM, TN Dept. of Military, TN Emer. Mgt. Agency
|Leveraging All Abilities for a True Whole Community|
|Guðrún Lísbet Níelsdóttir,
Emer., Geriatrics and Rehabilitation Services, Landspitali Univ.
|Put to the Test – Emergency Plans in Iceland´s University Hospital|
Warning Coordination Meteorologist, NOAA NWS
|Improving Communication of Coastal Flood Warnings to Rural Alaska Communities|
CEM, Senior Emer. Mgt. Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton
|Building a Roadmap to Resilience: A Whole Community Network|
Chief Meteorologist, Midland Radio Corporation
|Metcalfe County, KY Countywide NOAA Weather Radio Distribution Project|