How much do I know?

Test your knowledge of public health and disasters. Remember that being well informed facilitates decision making to improve health conditions among populations exposed to hazards and risks.

Select the correct answer to each of the following questions:

In disaster and emergency situations, what is the health sector’s central concern and what is its focus?

From a public health standpoint, how is disaster management coordinated?

What are the health effects of hurricanes on health?

The health response to disasters includes which of the following?

Natural disasters are random killers.