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SELECTED EMERGENCY FOCUSED PUBLICATIONS

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Kailes, J. (1984) Quake Safe - Part 1 & 2, New World for Persons with Disabilities.

Kailes, J. (1985) Self-Reliance and Resourcefulness: The Keys to Being Quake Safe. Paraplegia News.

Kailes, J. (1996) 12 Earthquake Tips Sheets for People with Disabilities including People with Visual, Hearing, Mobility, Cognitive, Psychiatric, Multiple Chemical Sensitivities, and Communication and Speech Related Disabilities as well as Tips for Service Animal and Pet Owners, Collecting Emergency Documents, Creating an Emergency Health Information Card, and Tips for People who Use Life Support Systems.

Kailes, J. (1996) Living and Lasting on Shaky Ground: an Earthquake Preparedness Guide for People with Disabilities, California Office of Emergency Services.

Kailes, J. (2000) Creating a Disaster - Resistant Infrastructure for People at Risk Including People with Disabilities - Title: Care for Those Most Vulnerable to Disaster: Tasks and Methods. The Great Hanshim-Awaji Earthquake, Assessment Reports of the Global Assessment of Earthquake Countermeasures - Peop Issue: Emergency Preparedness for Individuals With Disabilities, Part 2, April, 2005.

National Organization on Disability, (2005) Report on Special Needs Assessment for Katrina Evacuees (SNAKE) Project, 910 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Suite 600,  Washington, DC 20006. (led Analytical / Writing team). 

Kailes, J. (2006) Serving and Protecting All by Applying Lessons Learned - Including People with Disabilities and Seniors in Disaster Services, Center for Disability Issues and the Health Professions at Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA  and California Foundation for Independent Living Centers, jik@pacbell.net. Retrieved  5/2/06

Kailes, J. (2006) Emergency Preparedness: Taking Responsibility For Your Safety - Tips for People with Activity Limitations and Disabilities. (written for the Los Angeles, County, Office of Emergency Management, Emergency Survival Program.)  Format: PDF

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2007) Moving Beyond "Special Needs" A function-based framework for emergency management and planning, JDPS, 2007. 17: p. 230-237.

Kailes, J. (Spring/Summer 2007) Serving and Protecting: The Role of Disability and Aging Organizations in Disaster Planning, Impact, Feature Issue on Disaster Preparedness and People with Disabilities, Institute on Community Integration (UCEDD) and the Research and Training Center on Community Living, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota, Vol 20, No. 1.

Kailes, J. (2007)  Emergency Preparedness Plan Reviews of Developmental and Regional Centers, Center for Disability Issues and the Health Profession, Western University of Health Sciences, Prepared under contract with WestEd for the California Department of Development Services.

Kailes, J. (2008) Southern California Wildfires After Action Report, prepared in partnership with the California Foundation for Independent Living Centers and Center Disability Issues and the Health Professions at Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA. jik@pacbell.net.  Formats: PDF,  Text

Kailes, J. (2009) Standard, Accessible, and Medical Cots, Kailes-Publications, www.jik.disaster.html, jik@pacbell.net.

Kailes, J. (2009) Functional Needs Focused Care and Shelter Checklist, Kailes-Publications, www.jik.disaster.html, jik@pacbell.net.

Kailes, J. (2009) Emergency Power Planning for People Who Use Electricity and Battery Dependent Assistive Technology and Medical Devices.

Campbell, V., Gilyard, J., Sinclair, L., Sternberg, T. and Kailes, J. (2009) Preparing for and Responding to Pandemic Influenza: Implications for People With Disabilities, American Journal of Public Health | Supplement 2, 2009, Vol 99, No. S2  pp S294–S300.

Kailes, J., and George, S. (2010) Disaster Planning For Technology-Dependent Patients Preparation must be ongoing, Advance for Reparatory Care and & Sleep Medicine, Posted on: March 8, 2010

Kailes, J.I. (2010) Be Ready to Go: Evacuation Transportation Planning Tips for People with Access and Functional Needs. Produced by Nusura, Inc. as part of the Cal EMA Evacuation/Transportation of People with Access and Functional Needs Planning Project.

Kailes, J.I. (2010) Be Ready To Go: Disability-Specific Supplies For Emergency Kits. Produced by Nusura, Inc. as part of the Cal EMA Evacuation/Transportation of People with Access and Functional Needs Planning Project.

Stough, L. M., & Kailes, J. I. (2010). “Disabilities and disaster.” In K. B. Penuel, M. Statler, J. G. Golson (eds). Encyclopedia of Disaster Relief (pp. 109-110). Thousand Oaks, CA:  SAGE.

Kailes, J.I. (2011, 2014).  Checklist for Integrating People with Disabilities and Others with Access and Functional Needs into Emergency Planning, Response & Recovery. 

Kailes, J. (2004, 2011) Emergency Health Information: Savvy Health Care Consumer Series,  Published and distributed by Harris Family Center for Disability and Health Policy at Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California.

Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin Combined Statistical Area Community Preparedness Campaign. (2012).  Gear up. Get Ready. It can happen! The Access and Functional Needs (AFN) Emergency Preparedness Resource Guide, (contributed access and functional needs content under contract with Nusura)

Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin Combined Statistical Area Community Preparedness Campaign. (2012). Research Report and Options for Consideration in Community Preparedness Campaign Development, - Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin Combined Statistical Area Community Preparedness Campaign, A Collaboration of the Citizen Preparedness Subcommittee of the Regional Catastrophic Planning Team, Research Report and Options for Consideration in Community Preparedness Campaign Development, (contributed access and functional needs content under contract with Nusura)

Kailes, J.I. (2012) Effectively Including People with Disabilities in Policy and Advisory Groups, Edition 2, 2012, published and distributed by the Harris Family Center for Disability and Health Policy, http://www.hfcdhp.org

Kailes, J.I. and Kraus, L. (2012). Emergency Preparedness for PAS Users, Center for Personal Assistance Services, University of California, San Francisco. PDF and Word.


Kailes, J. I. (2013) Emergency power planning for people who use electricity and battery dependent assistive technology and medical devices. Checklist  and Podcast from Pacific ADA Center.

Gershon, R.R.M., Kraus, L.E., Raveis, V.H., Sherman, M.F., and Kailes, J.I. (2013) Emergency Preparedness in a Sample of Persons with Disabilities American Journal of Disaster Medicine, (2013, Winter). 8(1), pp.35-47.

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2014) Access and Functional Needs Emergency Registries: Research Needed, http://www.jik.com/d-rgt.html, jik@pacbell.net

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2014) Access and Functional Needs Emergency Registry Assessment Tool, http://www.jik.com/d-rgt.html, jik@pacbell.net

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2014) Symbolic Planning and Access and Functional Needs Emergency Registries, http://www.jik.com/d-rgt.html, jik@pacbell.net

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2014) Stakeholder Opinions of Access and Functional Needs Emergency Registries, http://www.jik.com/d-rgt.html, jik@pacbell.net

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2014) What is a Registry? http://www.jik.com/d-rgt.html, jik@pacbell.net

Kailes, J. and Enders, A. (2014) Emergency Registries: Research, http://www.jik.com/d-rgt.html, jik@pacbell.net

Kailes, J. (2015) Tips for Emergency Use of Mobile Devices Edition 2, http://www.jik.com/disaster-individ.html#Guides also in December, 2015 Use of Mobile Devices “e-ACCESS” newsletter, www.nfpa.org/eaccess pp. 10-24

Blackstone, S.W. and Kailes, J.I. (2015).  Integrating Disaster Resilience Into Your Everyday Practice.  (pp. 103-138) In Blackstone, S.W., Beukelman, D.R. and Yorkston, K. M.  Patient-Provider Communication: Roles for Speech-Language Pathologists and Other Health Care Professionals. Plural Publishing Inc. San Diego, California

Accessible Meetings, Events, and Conferences July 2015, Digital updated version of June Isaacson Kailes and Darrel Jones' 1993 work, A Guide to Planning Accessible Meetings. The Mid-Atlantic ADA Center and TransCen Inc at http://www.adahospitality.org/accessible-meetings-events-conferences-guide/book

Kailes, J.I. (2015).  If You People would Just Prepare! (pp. 97-110) In Kelman, I. and Stough, l.M. Editors. Disability and Disaster, Explorations and Exchanges Palgrave Macmillan



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