What happens to our first line healthcare response when a disaster happens? Dr Joanne Grindlay of Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne on disaster response planning from a paediatric emergency perspective.
Joanne is an Emergency Physician at the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne. She has been an APLS instructor for 13 years and has instructed on disaster-related courses such as MIMMS and Emergo-train. She has an interest in disaster response, both locally and internationally, is actively involved in disaster preparedness at RCH and is a member of the Disaster Subcommittee of the ACEM.
From the 2014 APLS Paediatric Acute Care Conference in Sydney.