Natural disasters generate ideal conditions for the development and outbreak of infectious diseases.
There are early lessons, from the Harvey response, that could help governments and health systems in dealing with the aftermath of major catastrophes in the future.
The Institute for Biosecurity at Saint Louis University offers an accredited, fully online Master of Public Health in Biosecurity and Disaster Preparedness.
For more details, go to http://www.slu.edu/public-health-social-justice/concentrations/bsdp.php
The Institute also offers several other programs:
*MPH-Biosecurity & Disaster Preparedness (hybrid but first year can be fully online)
This resource provides a guide to online disaster medicine and public health literature and related information.