CRED Epidemiology of disasters


  • The CRED is one of the leading research centers for studying public health issues during mass emergencies and the disaster impacts associated with natural and technological hazards, including structural and socio-economic impacts.
  • The CRED promotes research, training, and technical expertise in humanitarian emergencies, particularly in public health and epidemiology.
  • Disasters related to natural hazards are the main research axes of the center. By providing a wealth of data relating to health issues, CRED aims to improve preparedness and response to global disasters.

The Center has been active for over 50 years in disaster and conflict health studies