In the coming weeks the US will mark the 1-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the 5-year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. An expert on disaster preparedness assesses our nation’s ability to deal with future natural and man-made catastrophes.


  • Dr. Irwin Redlener Director of The National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University, and president of The Children's Health Fund

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