3382.0 Vietnam After the War: What is Happening? Part 1

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM
These sessions will describe in detail various health issues in American and Vietnamese Vietnam war veterans, the general Vietnamese population, and the American Vietnamese population. Topics include (but are not limited to) dioxins in humans and Agent Orange in Vietnam.
Session Objectives: Describe adverse impacts of war on civilians Discuss issues in mitigation of impact of Agent Orange/dioxin on past, present, and future Vietnamese populations Describe biological mechanisms of TCDD-induced illness
Arnold Schecter, MD, MPH
Arnold Schecter, MD, MPH

2:30 PM

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Organized by: Vietnam Caucus
Endorsed by: Environment, Peace Caucus, Socialist Caucus, Women's Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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