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Radon Awareness in Schools & Child Care


Jan 25, 2024


1:30 pm - 2:30 pm




Women for a Healthy Environment

Learn about radon’s health effects and action steps that schools and childcare can take to protect their children from radon exposure.

  • Speakers:
    • Stacy Sowers, Radiation Health Physicist at the PA Department of Environmental Protection
      • Topic: An overview of radon, its health risks, and approaches for testing and mitigation, with a focus on radon in Pennsylvania’s child care facilities
    • John Mallon, CEO of Radon Detection and Control LLC, Inc.
      • Topic: An overview of Radon testing and mitigation procedures in schools and childcare
  • Moderators:
    • Pecola Abele MPH, Director of Healthy Learning. Women for a Healthy Environment
    • Randy Persaud, MPH(c) Program Assistant, Women for a Healthy Environment


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