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Dr. Sara Belligoni’s research interests place at the intersection of climate change, disaster science, and emergency management. She is interested in understanding the effects climate change has on extreme weather events characteristics to explore ways to manage the resulting disasters. Dr. Belligoni employs multi-method approaches to research and works closely with policy makers, emergency managers, and communities to develop co-produced solutions to overcome disaster vulnerability. Her geographic expertise is the Caribbean, the Mediterranean, and North America, especially the areas affected by Atlantic tropical storms, Medicanes, and Nor’easters.