Dr. Seeger has worked with the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization, the National Center for Food Protection and Defense, the International Food Information Council and with the Food and Drug Administration on issues of communication and disaster. He is also a member of the World Health Organization Guidelines Development Group for Emergency Risk Communication. His work has been supported by the CDC, NCFPD, NSF, NIH and the State of Michigan with over $6 million in extramural funding.
His work has appeared in more than 100 peer reviewed articles and book chapters. Seeger is the author or co-author of nine books most focusing on crisis and risk communication, including Communication and Organizational Crisis (2003), Crisis Communication and the Public Health (2008), Effective Crisis Communication (2007), Effective Risk Communication (2009), Theorizing Crisis Communication (2014), Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication (Second Edition, 2015), Narratives of Crisis: Stories of Ruin and Renewal (2016) and the International Handbook of Crisis Communication (2016). He is currently completing Best Practices in Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication. He was the founding editor of the The Journal of International Crisis and Risk Communication Research (JICRCR).
Wednesday, September 11
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM