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Health Research - EPA research is helping communities and policymakers develop and implement policies and practices to improve public health, especially for vulnerable groups such as children, the elderly and the socioeconomically disadvantaged. [U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Research and Development]

Health Risks of Atomic Bomb Exposure - Webcast of a presentation by Human geneticist William Jack Schull, outlining the health effects of exposure to atomic bomb radiation. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]

Human Migration, Malaria, and Modernization in the Pacific: DNA Studies - Webcast of a presentation by Molecular anthropologist and population geneticist Professor J. Koji Lum. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]


Translational Medicine: From Bench to Bedside - A panel discussion on the 60th anniversary of the discovery of the DNA structure. The panel focused on genetics and translational medicine, which takes discoveries in the laboratories (bench) and uses it in the field (bedside). Participants will include Orla M. Smith, managing editor of Science Translational Medicine, who will chair the panel; Nobel Laureate James Watson of Cold Springs Harbor Laboratories; and others. [U.S. Library of Congress (LOC)]


Wildlife Disease Maps - National maps of wildlife disease spread for West Nile Virus; St. Louis, La Crosse, & Equine Encephalitis; Powassan Virus; Dengue Fever. [U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Ecosystems]