Emergency Information

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Emergency Information

Emergency Information

Emergency Communication

In the event of a major emergency affecting the campus, check the status of the Institute by using one of the methods below:

  • Emergency status updates will be posted on this web page periodically as conditions change or more information becomes available.
  • Call (858) 453-4100 – A recorded message reporting the status of the Institute, advising on campus closure and work schedules.
  • External Communications:
    All inquiries from the press should be sent to the Communications Office. The Communications Office will manage all of Salk’s official comments and requests from media.Phone: (858) 453-4100 x1371
    Email: communications@salk.edu

Free SD Emergency smartphone ap

Your family may not be together when disaster strikes, so it is important to plan in advance:

  • how you will contact one another;
  • how you will get back together; and
  • what you will do in different disaster situations.

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Helpful Links

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

Department of Homeland Security (DHS):

San Diego County Office of Emergency Services (SDOES)

American Red Cross (ARC)