Barbara Quiram, Ph.D.

Barbara Quiram, Ph.D.

Barbara Quiram, Ph.D., professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health and director of the USA Center for Rural Public Health Preparedness, has been invited by the Institute of Medicine to present at the Rural Mass Casualty Response workshop, Aug. 3-4 in Washington, D.C. Dr. Quiram will participate in the Aug. 3 panel discussion, “The Unique Challenges Facing Prehospital Response in Rural Settings.”

The workshop will provide participants an opportunity to examine the current capabilities and future opportunities to improve integrated mass casualty response in rural settings.

— Rae Lynn Mitchell