Sarah DeYoung

Core faculty

Disaster Research Center

Assistant Professor

Sociology and Criminal Justice

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Areas of Expertise

  • Expertise in maternal and child health in crisis and disaster settings with a focus on infant feeding in emergencies.
  • From 2015-2019, has deployed 14 times for 10 disasters for research fieldwork, including international research fieldwork.
  • Can comment on evacuation decision-making, particularly issues in evacuation for people with companion animals.

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