3456.0 Vietnam After the War: What is Happening? Part 2

Monday, October 31, 2011: 4:30 PM
These sessions will describe in detail Vietnam war perspectives from Vietnamese soldiers, health effects of Agent Orange and dioxin exposure, and environmental issues in Vietnam. Topics include (but are not limited to) Vietnamese Vietnam war veterans’ experiences and dioxins/Agent Orange in humans and Vietnam.
Session Objectives: Describe the motivation of North Vietnam and National Liberation front fighters Discuss bioremediation efforts in Vietnam Describe human health effects of Agent Orange and dioxin exposure
Arnold Schecter, MD, MPH
Arnold Schecter, MD, MPH

4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PM
Dioxins and Human Health
Arnold Schecter, MD, MPH

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Organized by: Vietnam Caucus
Endorsed by: Environment, Peace Caucus, Socialist Caucus, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

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

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