War, terrorism and public health
Monday, November 4, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session will explore several current public health issues related to war and terrorism, including the dilemma of humanitarian military intervention to protect human rights, the threat of nuclear weapons, the Arms Trade Treaty, security threats related to climate change, and family reunification for "disappeared children" in El Salvador.
Session Objectives: To describe current public health issues of importance concerning war and terrorism and their health consequences.
To describe the roles of public health workers in addressing these issues.
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Organized by: Peace Caucus
Endorsed by: Medical Care, Socialist Caucus, Vietnam Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)