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PrepTalks: Dr. Dennis Mileti "Modernizing Public Warning Messaging

Dr. Mileti’s PrepTalk showcases the latest research and provides practical guidance on how to write alert messages and the importance of using multiple delivery method to promote public action more effectively. Dr. Mileti is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Colorado Boulder. He has authored more than 100 publications on the societal aspects of hazards and disasters.

To download the PrepTalks Discussion Guide that can be used to help translate the research and expertise showcased, as well as additional resources, visit

Video by FEMA HQTV - Feb 13, 2018
Last Updated: April 2, 2019