Dr. Rina Suryani Oktari, S.Kep., M.Si.

Tentang Saya (About Me)

Rina Suryani Oktari is an Associate Professor and Vice Dean of Student, Alumni, and Partnership Affairs at the Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Syiah Kuala (USK). She holds several important roles in the field of disaster management, including: 1) Coordinator for the Disaster Education and Management Research Cluster at Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC) (2014-present); 2) Associate Editor of the International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (IJDRR), Elsevier (2023-present); 3) Editor of the International Journal of Disaster Management (IJDM) (2020-present); 4) Chairperson of the Sociocultural Working Group of the Indonesian Association of Disaster Experts (IABI) (2024-present); 5) Head of the Graduate Program in Disaster Science - at USK (2022-2024); 6) Secretary of the Indonesian Disaster Management Society (MPBI) (2021-2024); 7) Country Focal Point (CFP) of the Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE)(2022-2024); 8) Head of Family Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, USK (2015-2019). 



Dr. Oktari earned her Doctoral Degree in Disaster Science from the Graduate School of Mathematics and Applied Science, Universitas Syiah Kuala, and was an alumnus of the Pan Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) Fellowship Program at the International Environment and Disaster Management (IEDM) Laboratory, Kyoto University. In 2019, she was recognized as the Young Scientist of the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) worldwide.



Dr. Oktari has been awarded several international research grants as a Co-Principal Investigator, including from Newton Fund Institutional Links - UK, Botnar Foundation - Switzerland, ESRC Global Challenges Research Fund – UK, PEER USAID – US, and World Health Organization – Kobe (Japan). She has also collaborated on research with several world-class universities, such as the University of Pittsburgh, University College London, Griffith University, DIGNITY, Colorado University, and Copenhagen University. She had familiarized herself with the Disaster Management field since she worked for Tsunami 2004 Response and Recovery in Aceh. She has more than ten years of working experience in humanitarian and development issues, including Islamic Relief, the United Nations, and the Australian Government's funded program called Local Governance Innovations for Community in Aceh Phase II (LOGICA2). Her broad research interests include disaster education, disaster health, early warning system, climate change, community preparedness and resilience, knowledge management, and disaster communication. She has published in several reputed international journals, chapter books, and proceedings.



Previous research projects: 1) UKRI: Fostering Resilient Recovery in Displaced Communities via School-based Hubs; 2) APN-START: Exploring the Existing School-Community Network and Enabling Environment for Enhancing Community Resilience to Disaster. On-going research projects: 1) KONEKSI: CORE-STEP Advancing Innovative Knowledge-based Solutions for Inclusive and Climate-Ready Primary Health Care Systems; 2) SATREPS: Building Sustainable System for Resilience and Innovation in Coastal Community (BRICC) project; 3) BOTNAR: Addressing the Wellbeing and Security Needs of Urban Children and Adolescents in Indonesia in the Digital Era: Adapting the Safe Communities Safe Schools (SCSS) Model



Dr. Oktari has supervised a total of 3 PhD, 18 master's, and 42 bachelor's students. Supervised Doctoral/PhD students: 1) Brury Apriadi Husaini; 2) Teuku Renaldi; 3) Budi Satria. Supervised Master students: 1) Nurul Rahmah Desilia; 2) Nasliati; 3) Risnan Aldino; 4) Fahlida Harnita; 5) Noralina; 6) Tibyan Asyukri; 6) Yolanda; 7) Windi Asnita Sari; 8) Nazirurrahman; 9) Cut Isna Afrillia; 10) Satria Wardhana; 11) Maya Safira; 12) Sayed Al Qaby Akbar; 13) Maisura Adlina; 14) Harry Mulyana Pradipta; 15) Rika Zardini; 16) Signorina Kasvia; 17) Muhammad Prima Syahputra; 18) Ifenna Obiwulu. Supervised Bachelor students: 1) Ardiansyah Yolanda Putra; 2) Muhammad Dezha Detiro; 3) Debby Sofiana; 4) Ghazi Maulana?; 5) Zihni Janan; 6) Mutia Fathin; 7) Deza Rosiva AR; 8) M. Edwin Mufid; 9) Muhammad Fathan Mubina; 10) Ighra Khalisa; 11) Cut Intan Agustia; 12) Raden Roro Annisa; 13) Izzatun Nisa; 14) Rosa Elyza Putri; 15) Yasarah; 16) Salwa Nabila; 17) Lilla Raswita; 18) Balqis Qanita; 19) Bella Nurhadisah; 20) Chinta Simah Bengi; 21) Muhammad Ichsan; 22) Johansyah; 23) Aliya Salsabila; 24) Riska Tri Ananda; 25) Nanang Fungani Fajar; 26) Sarah Natasya; 27) Endaitha Salsalina; 28) Randy Rolanda; 29) Benjamin; 30) Almira Nooren; 31) Natasya Putri; 32) Rolan Ronaldo; 33) Desrita Kamelia Sari; 34) Syawelleony Rania Zhusto; 35) Dista Ismaridha; 36) Umairana; 37) Yasir Mutthaqin; 38) Popy Maysulastri; 39) Dea Amanda Raisayanti; 40) Bagas Zulkarnain; 41) Kaniya Atsilah; 42) Kastrun Nabila.



 







 



 



 



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Publikasi (Publications)

Jurnal (Journals)

Ifenna Obiwulu, Saumi Syahreza, and Rina Suryani Oktari, 2023, Socioeconomic impacts of flooding in South-Eastern Nigeria: Causes, coping strategies, and flood control measures, Journal of Socioeconomics and Development, 6 (1), 48-58, 2615-6075.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Bokiraiya Latuamury, Rinaldi Idroes, Hizir Sofyan, Khairul Munadi, 2023, Knowledge management strategy for managing disaster and the COVID-19 pandemic in Indonesia: SWOT analysis based on the analytic network process, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction , 85, 103503, 2212-4209.

Emily-Marie Pachec, Elinor Parrott, Rina Suryani Oktari, Helene Joffe, 2022, How schools can aid children's resilience in disaster settings: the contribution of place attachment, sense of place and social representations theories., Frontiers in psychology, 13, 01-13, 1664-1078.

Heru Fahlevi, Irsyadillah Irsyadillah, Mirna Indriani, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2022, DRG-based payment system and management accounting changes in an Indonesian public hospital: exploring potential roles of big data analytics, Journal of Accounting & Organizational Change, 18, 325-345, 1832-5912.

Margarita Garfias Royo, Elinor Parrott, Emily-Marie Pacheco, Imaduddin Ahmed, Ella Meilianda, Intan Kumala, Rina Suryani Oktari, Helene Joffe and Priti Parikh, 2022, A Structured Review of Emotional Barriers to WASH Provision for Schoolgirls Post-Disaster, Sustainability, 14, 2471, 2071-1050.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Febi Dwirahmadi, Connie Cai Ru Gan, Kristin Darundiyah, Pratomo Cahyo Nugroho, Arif Wibowo and Cordia Chu, 2022, Indonesia’s Climate-Related Disasters and Health Adaptation Policy in the Build-Up to COP26 and Beyond, Sustainability, 14, 1006, 2071-1050.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Bokiraiya Latuamury, Rinaldi Idroes, Hizir Sofyan, Khairul Munadi, 2022, Validating knowledge creation factors for community resilience to disaster using structural equation modelling, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction , 81, 103290, 2212-4209.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Suraiya Kamaruzzaman, Fatimahsyam, Sofia, Desrita Karmelia Sari, 2021, Gender mainstreaming in a Disaster-Resilient Village Programme in Aceh Province, Indonesia: Towards disaster preparedness enhancement via an equal opportunity policy , International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 52, 101974, 2212-4209.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Muhammad Dezha Detiro, Safrizal Rahman, 2021, How is COVID-19 perceived by medical students? A survey in Aceh province, Indonesia, Jamba - Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 13, a1146, 1996-1421.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Khairul Munadi, Rinaldi Idroes, Hizir Sofyan, Bokiraiya Latuamury, 2021, Knowledge creation elements for enhancing community resilience towards disaster: A Delphi study, Ja?mba? - Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 13, a1137, 1996-1421.

Connie Cai Ru Gan, Rina Suryani Oktari, Huong Xuan Nguyen, Lixia Yuan, Xiuzhi Yu, Alisha KC, Tran Thi Tuyet Hanh, Dung Tri Phung, Febi Dwirahmadi, Tao Liu, Patou Masika Musumari, Ryoma Kayano, Cordia Chu, 2021, A scoping review of climate-related disasters in China, Indonesia and Vietnam: Disasters, health impacts, vulnerable populations and adaptation measures, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 66 (10, 1-11, 2212-4209.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Khairul Munadi, Rinaldi Idroes, and Hizir Sofyan, 2021, Knowledge Creation for Community Resilience (KCCR): A Conceptual Model, Journal of Disaster Research, Vol.16, 1097-1106, 1883-8030.

Syamsidik, Rina Suryani Oktari, Agus Nugroho, Mirza Fahmi, Anawat Suppasri, Khairul Munadi, Rajuli Amra, 2021, Fifteen years of the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami in Aceh-Indonesia: Mitigation, preparedness and challenges for a long-term disaster recovery process., International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 54, 102052, 2212-4209.

Emily-Marie Pacheco, Iwona Bisaga, Rina Suryani Oktari, Priti Parikh, Helene Joffe, 2021, Integrating psychosocial and WASH school interventions to build disaster resilience, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 65, 102520, 2212-4209.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Syamsidik, Rinaldi Idroes, Hizir Sofyan and Khairul Munadi, 2020, City Resilience towards Coastal Hazards: An Integrated Bottom-Up and Top-Down Assessment, Water, 12(10), 2823, 2073-4441.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Khairul Munadi, Rinaldi Idroes, Hizir Sofyan, 2020, Knowledge management practices in disaster management: Systematic review, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 51, 101881, 2212-4209.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Intan Dewi Kumala, 2020, Improving Student Internalization of Disaster Knowledge by Participating in Learning Package Development, Jurnal Pengabdian kepada Masyarakat (Indonesian Journal of Community Engagement), 6 (3), 195-202, 2541-5883.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Louise K. Comfort, Syamsidik, Putra Dwitama, 2020, Measuring coastal cities' resilience toward coastal hazards: Instrument development and validation, Progress in Disaster Science, 5, 100057, 2590-0617.

Mutia Fatin, Sofia Sofia, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2020, Earthquake and Tsunami Emergency Preparedness of Visually Disabled People, International Journal of Disaster Management (IJDM), 3 (1), 01-11, 2527-4341.

Heru Fahlevi, Mirna Indriani, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2019, Is the Indonesian disaster response budget correlated with disaster risk?, Jamba: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies , 11 (1), 1-9, 2072-845X.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Safrizal Rahman, Tita Menawati Liansyah, Nasliati, 2019, PREDIX: A New Tool for Measuring Disaster Resilience Index Performance of Community Health Center, International Journal on Advanced Science, Engineering and Information Technology, Vol. 9, 1570-1576, 2088-5334.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Fatimah Syam and Suraiya, 2019, Conceptualizing a Gender-Based Framework for Implementing Disaster-Resilient Village Program in Aceh Province, Indonesia, Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 34(S1), S31-S31, 1049023X.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Koichi Shiwaku, Khairul Munadi, Syamsidik, Rajib Shaw, 2018, Enhancing Community Resilience towards Disaster: The Contributing Factors of School-Community Collaborative Network in the Tsunami Affected Area in Aceh, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, ELSEVIER, 29, , 2212-4209.

Aiko Sakurai, Mizan B.F. Bisri, T. Oda, Rina Suryani Oktari, Y. Murayama, Nizammudin, M. Affan, 2018, Exploring Minimum Essentials for Sustainable School Disaster Preparedness: A Case of Elementary Schools in Banda Aceh City, Indonesia, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, ELSEVIER, 29, , 2212-4209.

Syamsidik, Rina Suryani Oktari, Khairul Munadi, Suhada Arief, Inayah Zhiaul Fajri, 2017, Changes in coastal land use and the reasons for selecting places to live in Banda Aceh 10 years after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, Journal of the International Society for the Prevention and Mitigation of Natural Hazards (Nat Hazards), 88, pp. 1-19, ISSN 1573-0840.

Rina Suryani Oktari dan Hendra Kurniawan, 2016, Framework Ketahanan Puskesmas dalam Menghadapi Bencana, Jurnal Kedokteran Syiah Kuala (JKS), Vol 16, 44-52, 1412-1026.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Koichi Shiwaku, Khairul Munadi, Syamsidik, Rajib Shaw, 2015, A conceptual model of a school-community collaborative network in enhancing coastal community resilience in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. ELSEVIER, 11 (20, Online, 2212-4209.

Prosiding (Proceedings)

Signorina Kasvia, Mirza Desfandi, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2023, Analysis of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Learning Modules in School Curriculum in Indonesia, , The 12th Annual International Conference 2022, Banda Aceh, 12-13 October 2022, , , , .

Rikaz Zardini, Syamsidik, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2023, Public Perceptions of Spatial Planning, Residential Selection, and Tsunami Preparedness Efforts in Banda Aceh, , The 12th Annual International Conference 2022, Banda Aceh, 12-13 October 2022, , , , .

Yasarah, Zulfitri, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2023, Public Trust on Hoax Information and Its Relation to COVID-19 Prevention Behaviors, , The 12th Annual International Conference 2022, Banda Aceh, 12-13 October 2022, , , , .

Furqan Ishak Aksa, Rina Suryani Oktari, Faiz Urfan, 2023, Inquiry-Based Learning: A Pedagogical Tool to Improving Understanding of Natural Hazard among Geography Students, , The 14th of Aceh International Workshop and Expo on Sustainable Tsunami Disaster Recovery (The 14th AIWEST-DR 2022), Sydney, 29-30 September 2022, , , , .

Nurjannah, Rina Suryani Oktari, Haiyun Nisa, Wida Yulia Viridanda, Wenny Aidina, Shr-Jie Wang, 2022, Experiences of Parents, Teachers, and Service Providers with Collaborative Support for Children with Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE): A Qualitative Study, , , , , , , , .

Ghazi Maulana, Uswatun Hasanah, Salwa Hanum, Syifa Urrahmi, Teuku Afzal Dzikri, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2022, Xxxxxx, , The 13th of Aceh International Workshop and Expo on Sustainable Tsunami Disaster Recovery (The 13th AIWEST-DR 2021), Banda Aceh, 26 - 27 October 2021, , , , 2267-1242.

Ghazi Maulana, Uswatun Hasanah, Salwa Hanum, Syifa Urrahmi, Teuku Afzal Dzikri, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2022, Disaster education through the adaptation of the werewolf game and acehnese local wisdom, Community Resilience and Disaster Education, The 13th of Aceh International Workshop and Expo on Sustainable Tsunami Disaster Recovery (The 13th AIWEST-DR 2021), Banda Aceh, 26 - 27 October 2021, France, EDP Sciences, 01-04, 2267-1242.

Yeni Rimadeni, Hizir Sofyan, Safrizal Rahman, Setia Pramana, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2021, Development of Website-Based a Health Crisis Reporting System, , The 4th International Conference Multidisciplinary Research (ICMR) , , 24-25 November 2021, , , , 2808-6929 .

Imam Maulana, Raisha Fathima, Haiyun Nisa, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2021, Islamic psycho-immunological approaches in increasing immunity during the COVID-19 pandemic, Human Security, Pandemic, and Communicable Disease, The 13th of Aceh International Workshop and Expo on Sustainable Tsunami Disaster Recovery (The 13th AIWEST-DR 2021)., Banda Aceh, 26 - 27 October 2021, France, EDP Sciences, 6, 2267-1242.

Fahlida Harnita, Rahmah Johar, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2021, Readability of higher-order thinking (HOT) mathematical problems in disaster context for junior high school students., Proceedings of the Eighth Southeast Asia Design Research (SEA-DR) & the Second Science, Technology, Education, Arts, Culture, and Humanity (STEACH) International Conference (SEADR-STEACH 2021), The Eighth Southeast Asia Design Research (SEA- DR) & the Second Science, Technology, Education, Arts, Culture, and Humanity (STEACH) International Conference (SEARD- STEACH 2021)., Surabaya, 20-21 Desember 2021, Netherland, Atlantis Press SARL., 264-272, 2352-5398.

Imam Maulana, Lila Raswita, Septia Karlina, Zahratunnisa, Mohammad Hafizh Al Mukarram, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2021, PASMINA: Arts-Based Tsunami Education with an Islamic Theme Adopted from Nandong Smong, Disaster Management 4.0 for the Better Life in Future, 2nd International Conference on Disaster and Management, Padang, 30 September - 1 October 2020, Britania Raya, IOP Publishing, 01-08, 1755-1315.

Teuku Roli Ilhamsyah Putra, Vika Oktavia, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2021, Determinants of The Community’s Understanding of Disaster Mitigation: Case of Tsunami In Banda Aceh, Earth and Environmental Science, The 12th AIWEST-DR 2019, Sendai, Jepang, 7-8 November 2019, Britania Raya, IOP Publishing, 01-07, 1755-1315.

Imam Maulana, Lila Raswita, Septi Karlina, Zahratunnisa, Mohammad Hafizh Al Mukarram, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2020, Xxxxxxx, , , Padang, 30 September -1 Oktober 2020, , , , 1755-1315.

Heru Fahlevi, Teuku Roli Ilhamsyah Putra, Rina Suryani Oktari, 2020, Predicting Cost Recovery Rate of Ischemic Stroke Patients: A Potential Application of Big Data Analysis in Hospital, , , , , , IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 0, 1755-1315.

Ahmad Azan Ridzuan, Rina Suryani Oktari, Noor Azmi Mohd Zainol, Haslinda Abdullah, Jessica Ong Hai Liaw, Norlaila Mazura Hj Mohaiyadin, Khairunnisa Mardzuki, 2018, Community resilience elements and community risk perception at Banda Aceh province, Aceh, Indonesia, , , , , , MATEC Web of Conferences, , 2261-236X.

Ahmad Azan Ridzuan, Mohd Juraimy Hj Kadir, Safar Yaacob, Rina Suryani Oktari, Noor Azmi Mohd Zainol, and Mazura Mat Zain, 2017, Community resilience elements and community preparedness at Bukit Antarabangsa, , , , , , American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conf. Proc., , 978-0-7354-1531-7.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Heru Fahlevi and Wirdah Irawati, 2017, Disaster budgeting of Banda Aceh's local government: Trends and analysis of post-tsunami Aceh 2004, , , , , , , 0, 1755-1315.

Aiko Sakurai, Mizan B F Bisri, Takashi Oda, Rina Suryani Oktari and Y Murayama, 2017, Assessing school disaster preparedness by applying a comprehensive school safety framework: A case of elementary schools in Banda Aceh City, , , , , , IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 0, 1755-1315.

Ella Meilianda, Khairul Munadi, Azmeri, Safrida, Yulia Direzkia, Syamsidik and Rina Suryani Oktari, 2017, Assessment of post-tsunami disaster recovery of Banda Aceh city of Indonesia as window of opportunities for sustainable development, , , , , , IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 0, 1755-1315.

Ahmad Azan Ridzuan, Noor Azmi Mohd Zainol, Safar Yaacob, Rina Suryani Oktari, Khairul Munadi, Jessica Ong Hai Liaw, 2017, Empirical Evidence of the Mediating Effect of Community Risk Perception on Community Resilience and Community Preparedness at Banda Aceh Province, , The 5th International Seminar of Entrepreneurship and Business 2017 (ISEB'17) , , 15-16 November 2017, , University Malaysia Kelantan, 0, 978-967-0955-72-8.

Rina Suryani Oktari, 2016, Akses Sekolah Terhadap Informasi Peringatan Dini Tsunami: Studi Kasus di Banda Aceh, Paradigma Baru, Peran dan Posisi Pengurangan Risiko Bencana dalam Sustainable Development Goals, Pertemuan Ilmiah Tahunan Ke-3 Riset Kebencanaan, Bandung, 23-24 Mei 2016, , Ikatan Ahli Kebencanaan Indonesia (IABI), 0, 978-602-74604-1-6.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Intan Dewi Keumala, Rachmalia, Nurul Husna, 2016, Strengthening Institutional Capacity of School to Enhance Community Resilience Against Disaster, , Simposium Nasional Mitigasi Bencana Tsunami 2015, Banda Aceh, 21-22 Desember 2015, Banda Aceh, TDMRC Unsyiah, , 2477-6440.

Aiko Sakurai, Mizan Bustanul Fuady Bisri, Rina Suryani Oktari, Takashi Oda, 2016, The 11th Years Assessment on School Safety and Disaster Education at the Public Elementary Schools in Banda Aceh after the 2004 Aceh Tsunami: Preliminary Findings , , Simposium Nasional Mitigasi Bencana Tsunami 2015, Banda Aceh, 21-22 Desember 2015, Banda Aceh, TDMRC Unsyiah, , 2477-6440.

Ibnu Rusydy, Muchlis Abdul Hamid, Rina Suryani Oktari, Faisal Ilyas, 2015, School-Based Disaster Preparedness Program: Lesson Learned From Aceh Province, Indonesia, , International Workshop "Toward Building Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia", Kyoto University, December 15-16, 2015, Kyoto, Japan, Center for Integrated Area Studies, 0, .

Syamsidik, Rina Suryani Oktari, Widya Soviyana, Khairul Munadi, Abdullah, 2015, Kajian Pemulihan Morfologi dan Pemukiman Kawasan Pantai di Banda Aceh Pasca 10 Tahun Tsunami Aceh, Prosiding Seminar Nasional Strategi Pengembangan Infrastruktur ke-2, Seminar Nasional Strategi Pengembangan Infrastruktur ke-2, Padang, 29-30 Juli 2015, Padang, ITP Press, 0, 978-602-70570-2-9.

Rina Suryani Oktari, Khairul Munadi, M. ridha, 2014, Effectiveness of Dissemination and Communication Element of Tsunami Early Warning System in Aceh, Procedia Economics and Finance, 4th International Conference on Building Resilience, Incorporating the 3rd Annual Conference of the ANDROID Disaster Resilience Network,, Salford Quays, United Kingdom, 8-11 September 2014, United Kingdom, ELSEVIER, 136-142, 2212-5671.

Rina Suryani Oktari & Teuku Alvisyahrin, 2011, Implementing Knowledge Sharing Initiative for Sustainable Recovery Effort: A Case Study of Solution Exchange Aceh and Nias, , Annual International Workshop on Sumatera Tsunami Disaster and Recovery (AIWEST-DR) 2011 and in conjunction with 4th South China Sea Tsunami Workshop (SCSTW), Banda Aceh, 22-24 November 2011, Banda Aceh, TDMRC Unsyiah, , 2086-3195.

Rina Suryani Oktari dan Teuku Alvisyahrin, 2011, Knowledge and Lesson Learned on Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction Initiatives in Asia Pacific Region: the Second South-South Citinzery Based Development Academy Experience, , Annual International Workshop on Sumatera Tsunami Disaster and Recovery (AIWEST-DR) 2011 and in conjunction with 4th South China Sea Tsunami Workshop (SCSTW), Banda Aceh, 22-24 November 2014, Banda Aceh, TDMRC Banda Aceh, , 2086-3195.


Buku (Books)

Gusmeri, Fadhil, Rina Suryani Oktari, dkk, 2019, Strategi Mitigasi Tsunami dan Banjir Rob yang Diamplifikasi Kenaikan Muka Air Laut di Kota Banda Aceh, Banda Aceh, Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC) Universitas Syiah Kuala dan BAPPEDA Kota BAnda Aceh, 978-623-92436-1-6.

Syamsidik, Agus Nugroho, Rina Suryani Oktari, Mirza Fahmi, 2019, Aceh Pasca 15 Tahun Tsunami: Kilas Balik dan Proses Pemulihan, Banda Aceh, Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC) Universitas Syiah Kuala, 978-623-92436-0-9.

Training/Diklat (Workshops)

07-11-2019, AIWEST@ Sendai 2019, IRIDeS - Tohoku University, TDMRC - USK, Sendai, Japan
02-07-2019, EPICentre Encounters Programme (as Invited Speaker), University of College London, London, UK
07-05-2019, World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM) Congress, WADEM, Queensland Government, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
04-08-2017, International Conference-Workshop Toward Building a Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia (as Invited Speaker), Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Kobe, Hiroshima and Tokyo, Japan
26-07-2017, The 3rd ASEAN Mayors Forum, Empowering Communities for a Stronger Region (as Invited Speaker), the United Cities and Local Governments in Asia-Pacific (UCLG- ASPAC), the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), and the Taguig City Government, Shangri-la the Fort, Taguig City, Philippines
03-07-2017, Research Methodology for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care I The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
10-05-2016, 4th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference (Adaptation Futures 2016), Provia, European Commission, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
27-07-2015, APEC Workshop on Scientific Decision Supports for Emergency Preparedness of Natural Hazard, National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR), Chinese Taipei, Taiwan (R.O.C)
26-03-2015, 2nd International Conference – Cities at Risk: Building Adaptive Capacities for Managing Climate Change Risks in Asian Coastal Cities, START, Bangkok, Thailand
24-03-2015, PAN Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) Fellowship Program-Culmination Conference, START & Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
22-12-2014, Damage and Loss Assessment Training, Indonesia Disaster Fund (IDF) The World Bank, Banda Aceh
25-09-2014, Pan Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) Fellowship Program, START and Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
24-07-2014, Pan Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) Fellowship Program Inception Meeting, START and Manila Observatory, Manila, Philippines
14-06-2014, Essentials of Humanitarian Practice & Personal Security and Communication Course, Red R Australia, Medan
22-12-2011, International Workshop Disaster Heritage and Creative Economy: From Perspective of Area Informatics, Disaster Program Syiah Kuala University, TDMRC Unsyiah, CIAS Kyoto University, JICA, Banda Aceh
08-10-2011, Disaster Research Planning: Disaster Potency and Problem Solving, Disaster Program Syiah Kuala University, Banda Aceh
16-08-2011, Workshop on Tsunami Modelling - The application of TUNAMI-N2 Software, TDMRC, UNDP DRRA, Banda Aceh
27-04-2008, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) & Community Based Disaster Risk Management (CBDRM) Training, Islamic Relief Indonesia, Banda Aceh
04-11-2006, Disaster Management Training Course, Islamic Relief Worldwide, Islamabad, Pakistan

Paten (Patents)

2021, I-Core: Indonesian Coastal Resilience Evaluation, 000239959, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.
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Penghargaan (Awards)

05-09-2011, Beasiswa Unggulan (Scholarship for Master Degree), Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

28-08-2013, Cum-laude Master Degree, Syiah Kuala University, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

01-06-2014, Pan Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) Fellowship, START Inc., Kyoto University, Japan.

12-08-2014, PARR follow-on Research Grants, The Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN), Kyoto University, Japan.

31-03-2015, Convenership at PROVIA Adaptation Futures 2016, European Commission and the Government of the Netherlands, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

24-05-2016, Best Poster Award Runner Up at The Third Annual Scientific Meeting on Disaster Research, Indonesia Disaster Experts Association (IABI), Bandung, Indonesia.

06-04-2017, Croucher Summer Course Scholarship, Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

31-05-2017, Promising Researcher, JSPS Core to Core Program, Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia with Networking Researchers, Practitioners and Information, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.

07-05-2019, Delegate Scholarship-WADEM Congress on Disaster and Emergency Medicine, World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine (WADEM), Brisbane, Australia.

03-06-2019, IRDR Young Scientist, Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) International, Beijing, China.

30-08-2019, Dosen Pendamping Program Kreativitas Mahasiswa - Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat (PKM-M) pada PIMNAS Ke-32 (Peraih Medali Emas Presentasi), RISTEKDIKTI, Universitas Udayana, Bali, Indonesia.

02-08-2021, Cum-laude Doctoral Degree (2 years 9 months with GPA 4.00), Universitas Syiah Kuala, Banda Aceh, Indonesia.

14-08-2021, Awardee World Class Professor (WCP) Program, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan, Riset dan Teknologi (Kemendikbud Ristek) dan Lembaga Pengelol, Jakarta, Indonesia.