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University of Nebraska Public Policy Center


Building Resilient Communities

On July 20, 2018, the 16th Annual Great Plains Disaster Behavioral Health Conference will convene in Omaha, Nebraska.

The conference is for behavioral health professionals, public health officials, clergy, emergency managers, and first responders to learn and recognize how to prepare and respond to the psychological effects of disaster and mass casualties. This year’s theme is “Building Resilient Communities.” Register now at

Join us Friday, July 20th 2018 from 9 am – 4:30 pm (registration opens at 8:30am) at the Hilton Omaha, located at 1001 Cass Street Omaha, NE 68102. To qualify for the discounted conference rate reserve a room no later than June 22nd, 2018.

University of Nebraska Public Policy Center
Bryan Medical Center
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Omaha Metropolitan Medical Response System (OMMRS)

The University of Nebraska Public Policy Center (NUPPC) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The NUPPC maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Application has been made for 5.25 hrs of APA approved Continuing Education.

For more details, please contact the Public Policy Center at or 402.472.5678 or visit the conference website:


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