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|Posted: Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:31 pm Post subject: NEW ANSWERS FOR 9/11 FORUM 4/19
From Sun Apr 19, 2009 1:00 pm to Sun Apr 19, 2009 5:00 pm (included)
|9/11 Health Forum: “New Answers for 9/11”
World Trade Center Environmental Health Center, NYCOSH
and Gouverneur Hospital Services
“New Answers for 9/11” will offer a series of presentations on 9/11-related health issues, programs, and available resources for victims impacted by the World Trade Center disaster on September 11, 2001. The event is sponsored by the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation’s World Trade Center Environmental Health Clinics in partnership with the New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (NYCOSH) and Gouverneur Hospital Services.
9/11 experts on health and legal issues will give talks (see below) followed by a Question & Answer session. Representatives from 20 organizations that provide 9/11 related services and resources will also be present and available throughout the event. These representatives include attorneys, health care providers, mental health professionals, social workers, and staff members of community organizations.
WHEN: SUNDAY, APRIL 19. 2009
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: Gouverneur Hospital Services
227 Madison Street (at Clinton Street), Manhattan
TOPICS: “How was I exposed and what was I exposed to?”
David Newman, Industrial Hygienist, NYCOSH
“How does World Trade Center exposure affect my health?”
Dr. Marc Wilkenfeld, MD, Board Certified Occupational / Environmental Physician, Assistant Professor of Medicine, New York University; Environmental Health Specialist for World Trade Center Environmental Health Program
9/11 Workers’ Compensation Benefits
Sean Patrick Riordan, Esq.
Sherman Federman Sambur & Levine, LLP.
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