[SOLUTION]-Public Information Officer in an Emergency Management
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Public Information Officer in an Emergency Management
Find a video from an agency or media website YouTube or other good source of a formal press conference or news briefing regarding an emergency disaster or crisis situation or event. This should be something substantive and not simply a 5-second soundbite from a talking head interview on the 6 o’clock TV news. Preferably this would involve some incident or event different than you personally examined for one of our earlier discussion forums (it’s OK if someone else discussed that event).
The officials giving the press conference or briefing may represent federal state local or tribal government an NGO or volunteer organization a major hospital a school or an academic institution. There may be a single PIO or spokesperson or several officials involved in the briefing (e.g. the mayor or governor police chief or FBI agent fire chief emergency manager etc.).
Considering the issues challenges tips and guidelines for media dynamics covered in this session provide a concise assessment or evaluation of that press conference or briefing. Be sure to identify several elements aspects or comments that were especially effective or good and some that were not. Can you glean any best practices or lessons to be learned from this press conference or briefing about dealing with the media? Please also post the URL where you found the video so others can review it if they wish.
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