Tsunami: Catastrophic & Horrific Disasters in Japan

The Geology Club in conjunction with Depts. of Earth and Physical Sciences, Behavioral Sciences & Health Professions will be conducting a panel discussion.
When Mar 31, 2011
from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Where Atrium
Contact Name
Contact Phone 718-262-2079
AttendeesThe entire York community
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The highlights of the discussion will focus on the geological conditions responsible for the very high magnitude earthquakes and subsequent occurrence of colossal tsunami, loss of lives, property damage, documented threats to the nuclear plants, and radiation-related health hazards. 

Earthquake, Tsunami, Nuclear Plants, Radiation, and Psychological Impacts: Catastrophic & Horrific Disasters in Japan

The following professors will address various issues and consequences related to the recent natural calamities that struck Japan.


Dr. Stan Schleifer (Geological aspects)

Dr. Charles Kidd (Nuclear Power Reactor issues)

Dr. Donna Chirico (Psychological impacts)

Dr. Nadine Donahue (Public Health issues)