Dr. stav shapira

Dr. stav shapira Profile

PhD date: 2017


Department : Public Health (MPH)
Room : 413
בנין משרדי רפואה ע"ש אליה - M7
Phone : 972-8-6477322
Email : stavshap@bgu.ac.il
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Research Topics

Disaster and emergency management

Vulnerable populations

Disaster resilience


Major expertise and techniques in the lab

Mixed methods research

Disaster epidemiology

Publications and funding summary / representative publications and grants

Shapira S, Aharonson-Daniel L, Shohet I, Peek-Asa C, Bar-Dayan Y. Integrating Epidemiological and Engineering approaches in the Assessment of Human Casualties in Earthquakes. Nat Hazards. 2015; 78(2): 1447-1462. 

Shapira S, Levi T, Bar-Dayan Y, Aharonson-Daniel L. The impact of behavior during an earthquake on the risk of injury and death. Nat Hazards. 2018; 91(3):1059-1074.

Shapira S, Aharonson-Daniel L, Bar-Dayan Y. Anticipated behavioral response patterns to an earthquake: The role of personal and household characteristics, risk perception, previous experience and preparedness. Int J Disaster Risk Reduct. 2018; 31: 1-8.

Shapira S, Friger M, Bar-Dayan Y, Aharonson-Daniel L. Healthcare workers’ willingness to respond following a disaster: a novel statistical approach toward data analysis. BMC Med Educ. 2019; 19:130.

Existing collaborations

Prof. Igal M. Shohet, Ben Gurion university

Dr. Tsafrir Levi, Geological Survey of Israel

Suggested multi-disciplinary research project / research focus topics

Applying spatial analysis methods for solving problems related to emergency management