Caught by Katrina, R.Ph. shares experience in new book

July 9, 2007

In the book, And when the police gave us their guns, we knew that this was?no ordinary hurricane, they wrote about their ideas to help stranded patients in New Orleans obtain their medications, including breaking into an area Walgreens pharmacy and volunteering for one of the local hospitals.

Pharmacist and health insurance agent Dawn Hooley and her husband have written a book about their experience as tourists weathering Hurricane Katrina. In the book, And when the police gave us their guns, we knew that this was?no ordinary hurricane, they wrote about their ideas to help stranded patients in New Orleans obtain their medications, including breaking into an area Walgreens pharmacy and volunteering for one of the local hospitals. The book can be ordered from