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Heat Advisory: Protecting Health on a Warming Planet
by Dr. Alan Lockwood

Drawing on peer-reviewed scientific and medical research, Dr. Lockwood meticulously details the symptoms of climate change and their medical side effects.

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PSR/New York Statewide Chapter Meeting & Conference

October 22, 2016
Albany, New York

Come learn about health topics related to natural gas & oil infrastructure, nuclear power, climate change, environmental toxics, and more.

Help build on PSR/NY's success and bring your ideas!

Time: 11 am to 5 pm

Location: Albany Medical College, 43 New Scotland Ave, Room ME100, Albany, NY 12208 (map)

Tickets: $10 for healthcare professionals and other community members & Free for students and residents

Registration: http://bit.ly/2cEiILp 

(*Note: Tickets and registration are required to assist in planning for the event)  

Agenda:

11 am - noon: Welcome and Introductions

Noon - 1 pm: Lunch and Expert presentations:

David Carpenter, MD - Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Albany

"Increased Risk of Diabetes Associated with Breathing Contaminated Air"

Alfred Meyer - National Board Member and Co-Chair Radiation and Health Committee, Physicians for Social Responsibility; President, Physicians for Social Responsibility/New York

"Nuclear Weapons & Nuclear Power in New York"

1 - 3 pm: Workshops: Come learn and share your ideas

- Natural Gas & Oil Infrastructure

- Nuclear Issues

3 - 4 pm: How can I take action now?

- Let's recap from the two workshops and identify key next steps for our chapter

- Come prepared to write and/or call our New York elected officials

- Bring your white coat for additional actions.

4 - 5 pm: Social Hour

Questions: Contact psr.newyork@gmail.com

Please use our Facebook event page to invite your friends and colleagues.

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