This Nuclear Age: Winter-Spring 2015 series

Public Lectures on Public Health in a Nuclear Age

University College at the University of Toronto, Rm 179, Wednesdays 4-6 pm.
January 7th through April 1, 2015

The following guest lecturers addressed my undergraduate class: Public Health in a Nuclear Age (UNI409H1) which was part of the Health Studies Programme of University College at the University of Toronto, St George Campus. Video is available (via the Science for Peace YouTube channel) for the entire series.

Metta Spencer, Emeritus Professor of Sociology, University of Toronto mspencer@web.net

7 Jan 2015:
The Origins of Nuclear Science
Marcin Kuzniak, Ph.D.
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=DakwKK7zXYo
14 Jan 2015:
Radiation’s Health Effects
Cathy Vakil, M.D.
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=5RCSTj6vPoI
21 Jan 2015:
Nuclear Fission and the Search For Defences
Professor John Valleau, University Of Toronto.
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWkUsyyz_a4
28 Jan 2015:
The Cold War and Nuclear Strategies
Ambassador Marius Grinius.
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SQf9er4cSM
3 Feb 2015:
The Cuban Missile and Other Nuclear Crises
Vinay Jindal, M.D.
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gum4WYXLhaU
11 Feb 2015:
Proliferation and Control Issues
Cesar Jaramillo of Project Ploughshares
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=LENZdmzljcs
25 Feb 2015:
Rethinking Nuclear Weapons
Ms. Martha Goodings
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=K7ycfJg-WNo
4 Mar 2015:
Nuclear Power and Peaceful Nuclear Technology
Dr. Jeremy Whitlock, Atomic Energy of Canada
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEr23l4IhOI
11 Mar 2015:
Health, Uranium Mining, Managing Fissile Materials
Richard Denton, M.D. (Northern Ontario)
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=mEGpXW3kRkQ
18 Mar 2015:
Nuclear Energy’s Future: Its Safety & Environment
Professor John Luxat, McMaster University
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCSGKSB7MMk
25 Mar 2015:
Alternative Energy: Finance, Environment, Health
Professor José Etcheverry, York University
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCSGKSB7MMk
1 Apr 2015:
Nuclear Activism: Past, Present, and Future
Neil Arya, M.D., McMaster University
Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEGcJR5tttk