Disaster Nursing Development of a Center of Excellence for Disaster Nursing in a Ubiquitous Society Information Base for Disaster Nursing Knowledge and Skills to Protect Lives
- So as not to forget that fateful day -
University of Hyogo, Graduate School of Nursing
The 21st Century Center of Excellence Program
Outline of The 21st Century COE Program
*Message from Vice President
*Message from Principal Investigator
*Purpose of the Project
*Prospects for Developing the Center of Excellence Program
*Significance to the Academia and Society
*Achievement of the Research Project
*Research Sections

Purpose of the Project
The purpose of this project is to develop self-care abilities of communities and individuals to independently regenerate and recover from the consequences of disasters. It is expected to develop based on the viewpoints of nursing care during ordinary times. Under this purpose, the aim of the project is to develop nursing care strategies and establish information or human support networks in the ubiquitous society in order to minimize the influences of disasters to lives and health of people, with a special focus on disaster preparedness and an overall process that takes all stages into account, from the beginning of disasters to mid- and long-term perspectives.

This project consists of three research sections comprising two or three projects each; a total eight projects. The activities of each research section or each project are conducted cooperatively. The activities of each research section are described as follows.
1. Research for the development of an information base
2. Research for the establishment of a nursing support network
3. Research for the development of nursing care strategies
  • Development education / training program
  • To gain knowledge and skills on disaster nursing for graduate students
Disaster Phase
Target care reciver Useful manuals
Disaster phase
Disaster Preparedness Check
Ai’s and Rabi’s “Disaster Nursing TV”
Core Competencies Required for Disaster Nursing
Nursing Traning via Streaming Videos
Nursing Traning via Streaming Videos Play a Video Nursing Traning via Streaming Videos
Nursing Traning via Streaming Videos
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