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Gwen DuBois MD, MPH

Internist

Baltimore, Maryland

Gwen DuBois MD, MPH practiced internal medicine in Baltimore for many years and now precepts medical residents at Sinai Hospital as well as is a part time instructor in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She earned her bachelor degree at Wellesley College, her medical degree at SUNY-Downstate in Brooklyn, NY and her MPH at Johns Hopkins. In addition to being president of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, co-founder of Prevent Nuclear War Maryland and Crabshell Alliance (which worked to keep Calvert Cliffs from opening a third nuclear reactor), she is on the public health committee of the Maryland Medical Association. She was a citizen lobbyist at the preparatory meetings for the UN Nuclear Weapons Prohibition Treaty in NYC. In the early 1990’s, she was arrested at Site R in Thurmont, Maryland where government leaders would reside underground and where World War III would be conducted in the event of a nuclear war. Since there is no place for Dr. DuBois and her family there, she has chosen to work for nuclear disarmament and abolition instead.