NIHHIS and CEE will be participating in the US Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) National Transportation Response and Recovery Program (NTRRP) meeting on May 17th in Baltimore. This meeting is for the leadership of USDOT operating administrations, such as the Federal Highway Administration, Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Transit Administration, with responsibility for the Mid-Atlantic, to discuss a variety of topics with connections to emergency management and their core missions. They are considering heat and the impacts on community resilience and would like to highlight the National Integrated Heat Health Information System as an avenue for engagement on heat and health. Juli Trtanj and Hunter Jones will be speaking and attending for NIHHIS, CEE’s Ned Gardiner is speaking on the Climate Resilience Toolkit, and Ellen MeCray is speaking to NCEIs resources.
For more information, contact Juli Trtanj.
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