and disasters, traumatic injuries are common. Early rehabilitation is
essential for patients to achieve a faster recovery time and
have a greater chance of optimal quality of life.
Humanity and Inclusion designed this free online training to
accompany their field handbook for rehabilitation professionals who
are new to working in conflict, disaster response, and humanitarian
Learn key challenges in delivering early rehabilitation in emergency
settings including the basics of patient assessment and treatment in
six clinical areas: fractures, peripheral nerve injuries, amputees,
acquired brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, and burns.
In 2013, the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation started
DisasterReady with a simple mission: To better prepare humanitarian and
development workers for the critical work they do by providing
high-quality, relevant online learning resources at no cost. DisasterReady
is provided in English, Arabic, French and Spanish.
Get answers to frequently asked questions, change your
language, and more.