Other Research


Tala M. Al-rousan, Linda M. Rubenstein, and Robert B. Wallace.  Preparedness for Natural Disasters Among Older US Adults: A Nationwide Survey. American Journal of Public Health: March 2014, Vol. 104, No. 3, pp. 506-511.

Wyte-Lake, T., Claver, M., Griffin, A., & Dobalian, A. (2014). The role of the home-based provider in disaster preparedness of a vulnerable population. Gerontology, 60(4), 336-345.

Burke, S. C. (2013, November). Disaster preparedness among elderly latinos. In 141st APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 2-November 6, 2013). APHA. 

Daugherty, J. D., Eiring, H., Blake, S., & Howard, D. (2012). Disaster preparedness in home health and personal-care agencies: are they ready?. Gerontology, 58(4), 322-330.


Aldrich, N., & Benson, W. F. (2008). Peer Reviewed: Disaster Preparedness and the Chronic Disease Needs of Vulnerable Older AdultsPreventing Chronic Disease, 5(1).


Gibson, M. J., & Hayunga, M. (2006). We can do better: lessons learned for protecting older persons in disasters.


Fernandez, L. S., Byard, D., Lin, C. C., Benson, S., & Barbera, J. A. (2002). Frail elderly as disaster victims: emergency management strategies. Prehospital and disaster medicine, 17(02), 67-74. 


Ngo, E. B. (2001). When disasters and age collide: Reviewing vulnerability of the elderly. Natural Hazards Review, 2(2), 80-89.


Davis, A. P. (1996). Targeting the vulnerable in emergency situations: who is vulnerable?. The Lancet, 348(9031), 868-871.


Eldar, R. (1992). The needs of elderly persons in natural disasters: observations and recommendations. Disasters, 16(4), 355-358.