Disaster Relief Partnership Group (DRPG)
Disaster Relief Partnership Group Meeting
Thursday, January, 17 2013, 12:00 p.m., Mollie Rogers Auditorium
Advisor: Dr. D. Lardner
The fourth general assembly meeting of the Disaster Relief Partnership Group, DRPG,
was held on Thursday, January 17, 2013, at 12:00pm, in the Mollie Rogers Auditorium of NYIT-
COM. This meeting was held in conjunction with American College of Osteopathic
Present: Michael Nickas (President), Christopher Lau (Vice President), Anita Lui (Secretary),
Ryan Guzik (First-year Representative)
Absent: Andrew Ho (Treasurer)
The President began the meeting with a welcome message to the general assembly.
Dr. Zaso, a pediatric emergency medical specialist and member of the Medical Reserve
Corps, spoke about the JumpSTART Pediatric Triage algorithm used in a mass casualty incident.
He spoke about the clinical differences between adults and children in an emergency situation.
The President concluded the meeting with an announcement about distribution of DRPG
shirts to paid members.
The meeting adjourned at 12:40 p.m.
On behalf of the E-board of DRPG, I would like to thank everyone who
attended our joint meeting with ACOP. We had a great turnout. A very
special thank-you to Dr. Zaso for taking time out to come speak to us
about the JumpSTART Pediatric Triage algorithm. He gave a very
interesting talk, and very useful one, too! Stay tuned for
announcements about DRPG’s next meeting.
Anita Lui, Secretary