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UW-Madison, Family Medicine Department Grand Rounds
Wednesday, April 18, 7:30 – 8:30, in Bay 6 of St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison (700 South Park Street). For more information contact Heather Williams, UWSMPH Dept of Family Medicine, Heather.firstname.lastname@example.org.
UW-Madison, Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds
Thursday, April 19, 7:30 – 8:30 AM, in Room 1345 of the Health Sciences Learning Center on the UW-Madison campus (750 Highland Ave.). For more information, contact Barb Anderson, Dept of Pediatrics at email Banderson@pediatrics.wisc.edu.
More than two years since the nuclear disaster began at the Fukushima Daiichi reactors, its impact is massive and widespread. It will be decades before the full scope of the impacts of this ongoing disaster is fully understood but significant health, economic, environmental and social consequences are already evident and quantifiable. Read more »
Do you live within 50 miles of a nuclear reactor? One third of Americans do. Read more »
A government-sponsored study of childhood cancer in the proximity of German nuclear power plants (German acronym KiKK) found that children < 5 years living < 5 km from plant exhaust stacks had twice the risk for contracting leukemia as those residing > 5 km. Read more »