The Hidden Casualties of War

Room: 104
28.08.2010, Sat 15.15 - 16.45

Society for Chemical weapons victims support SCWVS
PSR-Iran (doctors- students)

Speakers: Shahriar Khateri, MD, Leila Moein, medical student

War casualties are usually known as those who have lost their lives or injured during a war, post war casualties are always ignored or neglected while many people will die or suffer directly or indirectly because of war related injuries years after the end of wars. The main aim of this workshop is to raise awareness of physicians and medical student about the human and environmental consequences of wars during peace time and the role of medical community to prevent or mitigate it.