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Gilbert W. Beebe Symposium: Thirty Years after the Chernobyl Accident

Chernobyl nuclear reactor site after explosion

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

The 2016 Gilbert W. Beebe Symposium will commemorate the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear reactor accident. Experts from around the world will discuss the achievements of the past 30 years of studies on the radiation health effects following the accident and future research directions.
 
Visit the symposium website to view the draft agenda and register for the event.

The symposium is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.