Disaster Day

Looking back: Nurse and former student reflects on Las Vegas shooting

April 30, 2018
A Texas A&M College of Nursing graduate remembers her emergency room experience after the 2017 Las Vegas shooting

Ten years of disaster training

February 16, 2018
Texas A&M conducts nation's largest student-led, interprofessional emergency response exercise

When disaster strikes

March 30, 2017

Changing the future of health education with interprofessional collaboration

August 15, 2016
How the Texas A&M University Health Science Center is training future health professionals in ‘team medicine’

Preparing for disaster: A real-life catalyst for mass casualty planning

March 24, 2016
Future health care professionals gain valuable experience while dealing with a mock emergency

The pressure is on: Disaster Day teaches students how to work together in an emergency

March 30, 2015

More than 400 students from colleges throughout the Texas A&M Health Science Center and Blinn College participated in the 2015 edition of Disaster Day, an annual exercise designed to give future health care professionals experience working together in an emergency.

Stepping away from the textbook: A team-based approach to medicine

August 22, 2014

As our health care system is transforming, it is important that the way we teach our future health care professionals transforms as well. Interprofessional education and team-based medicine are at the center of a growing movement of collaborative training among health professions students.