Vietnam War 1965-2015: A Vietnam Veteran and past APHA President's 50 Year Perspective
The public health effects of the war and the US trade embargo from 1975-1994 on Vietnam will be discussed as well as the APHA resolution to lift the US trade embargo. Personal photographs will also be utilized.
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Ethics, professional and legal requirements
Occupational health and safety
Public health or related public policy
Discussion by a former APHA President discusses the many consequences of wars.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a former President of APHA and served in the military in Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.