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Social Science Research on Disasters: Communications, Resilience and Consequences

April 25, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Congressional Luncheon Briefing
In conjunction with House Research & Development Caucus

Panelists:
Cora B. Marrett
Acting Director, National Science Foundation

H. Dan O’Hare
Dean of College of Communications, Univ. of Kentucky

Roxane Cohen Silver
Professor of Psychology and Human Behavior, Univ. of California, Irvine

Elizabeth Frankenberg
Professor of Sociology and Public Policy, Duke University

Details

Date:
April 25, 2013
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Organizer

Coalition for National Science Funding
Website:
http://www.cnsfweb.org/

Venue

Rayburn House Office Building
200 D St SW
Washington, DC , 20024 United States
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Website:
http://www.aoc.gov/capitol-buildings/rayburn-house-office-building
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