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  • How to Brace for Disaster Queens Times Ledger

    The New York Academy of Medicine released a report this week outlining recommendations on how communities across the city can become better prepared to help senior citizens in the event of an emergency, including weather disasters such as Superstorm Sandy.

  • Report recommends steps to help elderly survive natural disasters Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    An eye-opening report by medical professionals contends that changes need to be made to help the city’s elderly survive in the event another Hurricane Sandy-type disaster hits here.

  • Beyond the “Go Kit”: Empowering Older Adults in Disasters NYAM

    Drawing on the lessons of Superstorm Sandy, a new report from NYAM, “Resilient Communities: Empowering Older Adults in Disasters and Daily Life,” presents an innovative set of recommendations to strengthen and connect formal and informal support systems to keep older adults safe during future disasters. 

  • Empowering Older Adults and Disaster Prep NBC News 4 at 7

    Dr. Jo Ivey Boufford, President of the New York Academy of Medicine, talks to NBC's Roseanne Colletti about the release of a new research report titled "Resilient Communities: Empowering Older Adults in Disasters & Daily Life."

NYAM Photo Galleries - Highlight: NYAM's 20th Annual Gala

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NYAM's 20th Annual Gala: Healthy Cities, Healthy World

NYAM's 20th Annual Gala video shows how we build on our legacy and its lessons to tackle some of today's most challenging health problems.

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