2012 COEH Lela Morris Annual Symposium:
Friday, March 2, 2012
The 2012 Symposium features talks by John Howard (Keynote Speaker), Tomás J. Arágón, John Balmes, Paul English, Robyn Gershon, Robert Harrison, Thomas McKone, Gina Solomon, and Michael Wilson.
This symposium will explore the occupational and environmental issues related to man-made and natural disasters, examining recent case studies including the tsunami-induced Fukushima nuclear reactor failure, the post-Katrina flooding of New Orleans, the Gulf oil spill, the destruction of the World Trade Center, pandemic infectious diseases, and extreme heat events. The focus will be on lessons learned to better address future disasters in terms of protecting workers, communities and the environment.
Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
School of Public Health, UC Berkeley
50 University Hall #7360
Berkeley, CA 94720