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EVENTS

Our meetings provide a national forum for leaders in the field to explore and discuss priorities, challenges, and policy implications in health security.

Preparing to Save Lives

Preparing to Save Lives and Recover
After a Nuclear Catastrophe: Implications for US Policy


Conference Videos
 

Opening Remarks:
Tom Inglesby
Nuclear Dangers—"A Strange Turn of History"
Joan Rohlfing
Effects of a Nuclear Detonation in a Major City:
Brooke Buddemeier
What Are the Most Important Policies and Programs
to Reduce Casualties from Nuclear Fallout? Ann Norwood (Moderator), Baruch Fischhoff, Tammy Taylor, and Kathleen Kaufman
Reconstitution of the Federal Government After an Attack:
John Fortier
What Policies Could Enable Communities to Recover After a Nuclear Detonation? Monica Schoch-Spana (Moderator), Ann-Margaret Esnard, Louisa Vinton, Gavin Smith, and Brian Flynn
The Dead Hand—The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy: David Hoffman
Closing Remarks:
Tom Inglesby
Video by Jim Folliard, Gearshift Productions



Conference Photos
 

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Joan Rohlfing
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Anita Cicero
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Tom Inglesby
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Baruch Fischoff
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Kathleen Kaufman
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John Fortier
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L to R: Richard Waldhorn, C. Norman Coleman, David Weinstock, Irwin Redlener, Ann Knebel
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David Hoffman
All photos by Kaveh Sardari