The Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health - Wednesday, Sept. 19, noon CT

Speaker: Dr. Alan Lockwood, MD, Neurologist and Board Member of Physicians for Social Responsibility TeleSeminar by phone on Wednesday 9/19/12, noon-1:00 pm Central Time --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hosted by Wisconsin Interfaith Power & Light (WIPL) VISIT us at http://www.WisconsinIPL.org LIKE us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wisconsin-Interfaith-Power-Light-WIPL/238002452884678?closeTheater=1 FOLLOW us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WisconsinIPL --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- In his new book, The Silent Epidemic: Coal and the Hidden Threat to Health (MIT Press), Alan Lockwood, a physician, describes and documents the impacts of the coal fuel cycle on human health. Lockwood's comprehensive treatment examines every aspect of coal, from its complex chemical makeup to details of mining, transporting, burning, and disposal—each of which generates significant health concerns. He explains the impact of global warming on coal-related health problems and discusses possible policy approaches to combat coal pollution. See http://www.psr.org/resources/psr-bookshelf/the-silent-epidemic-coal-and.html Alan Lockwood, MD FAAN, is a neurologist and a board member of Physicians for Social Responsibility. An emeritus professor at the University at Buffalo, he has focused his recent work on the impacts of the coal fuel cycle on human health. Dr. Lockwood is a leading voice calling for public policies that protect and assure public health. Complete the form below to receive information on how to join this TeleSeminar by phone.
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