"Lessons Learned: Successes Achieved" will help motivate you to acquire the knowledge, skills, resources and desire to contribute to a more positive outcome when a disaster strikes. By sharing their experiences and celebrating their successes, the contributors demonstrate why every one of us should be prepared to respond to events beyond our control. and how to help our families and communities recover from them."
First Secretary of Homeland Security
Former Governor of Pennsylvania
When the world as they knew it came to an end for hundreds of thousands of Americans, two doctors in different parts of the country became involved in the response and recovery efforts. Through their eyes and experiences, and those whom they met along the way, the reader learns that heroes live among us and that many successes were achieved by courageous and caring people that knew how to use their knowledge and skills to take action and make a difference.