REMS receives training on responding to disasters

Dr. Michael Juang stands at the front of an auditorium and speaks to REMS members.

Dr. Michael Juang, an emergency room physician and global health fellow, speaks to members of Rice Emergency Medical Services about health care needs during and after hurricanes as part of disaster training organized by REMS, the SouthEast Texas Regional Advisory Council and Baylor College of Medicine. Other sessions covered regional, state and federal resources during large-scale disasters, how EMS participates in these types of situations and emergency medicine response. (Photo by Lisa Basgall)



About B.J. Almond

B.J. Almond is senior director of news and media relations in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.