Interim President Michael Bernstein with Marisa Bisiani, Rick Gatteau and Lawrence Zacarese
Stony Brook University is a medium size city; with more than 40,000 students, faculty and staff living and working on a 1,000+ acre State University of New York flagship campus.
In this episode of “Beyond the Expected,” Interim President Michael Alan Bernstein talks to three Stony Brook University administrators who are deep in the trenches of emergency management operations; communications and risk management; healthcare guidance and delivery; and mitigation of the spread of the fast moving pandemic disease that is COVID-19.
- Marisa Bisiani is Assistant Vice President at the University’s Student Health Services, where she develops and runs programs to help students achieve their academic goals while maintaining their health and well-being.
- Rick Gatteau is Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students.
- Assistant Chief of Police and Director of the Office of Emergency Management, Lawrence Zacarese, has been instrumental in developing strategies for campus safety during this pandemic event.
The podcast originally aired on Facebook Live on Friday, March 13, 2020.