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December 24, 2007

January 31, 2008

Focus The Nation is a national education initiative involving over 1000 institutions seeking solutions to the problem of global climate change. On January 31, 2008 simultaneous educational symposia will be held across the country. One will be held at the UCSF Medical Center, Cole hall, 513 Parnassas Ave., San Francisco. Admission is free, but registration is required. CME credit is available. Registration and more information can be found here.

Speakers will include SF Bay Area PSR President, Robert Gould, and Chapter Vice President Gina Solomon. Please attend and learn more about this critical issue.

10:00 – 10:30 Fuel Wars: Promotion of Nuclear Power as a “Greenhouse” Solution.

Robert Gould, MD, Associate Pathologist, Santa Teresa Community Hospital, California Medical Association, Santa Clara County, Environmental Health Committee.

10:30 – 11:00 Q&A Panel Discussion with Kirk Smith and Robert Gould.

11:30 – 1:00 Lunch with the Speakers –
How Does Global Warming Affect Health and Health Care?

3:00 – 3:30 Adaptation: Planning for Global Warming.

Gina Solomon, MD, MPH, Associate Clinical Professor, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, UC San Francisco, and Research Scientist, Natural Resources Defense Council.

3:30 – 4:00 Q&A Panel Discussion