April 2016 news bulletin
We are delighted to share exciting news with you about a number of activities that Evidence Aid has recently undertaken with particular foci on the Evidence Lounge, an activity related to the World Humanitarian Summit, and the newest blog in our series, ‘The Science of Disaster Health’ authored by Marvin Birnbaum.
Our blog author this month, Marvin (Marv) Birnbaum, MD, PhD, is an Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Physiology with the University of Wisconsin. He is past President of the World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM), is the immediate past Chair of its Board of Directors, and continues on its Board. He represented the WADEM as a partner in the UN Global Health Cluster. He served as the Editor-in-Chief of Prehospital and Disaster Medicine for 23 years and continues as its Editor-in-Chief Emeritus.
As mentioned, we also are delighted to share an update of our activities around the Evidence Lounge, our precursor to the World Humanitarian Summit which will take place in May 2016 in Istanbul and we will also provide you with news of additions to our resources page on the website.
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