Wireless Phones: Radiation Risks and Public Health
When: 2:30-3:30 pm, April 16, 2016 (Cal Day)
Where: 182 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley
- address the emerging public health crisis related to cell phones, wireless devices, wireless utility meters and wireless infrastructure in neighborhoods; and
- urge that the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) initiate an assessment of alternatives to current exposure standards and practices that could substantially lower human exposures to non-ionizing radiation.
Last May, the City of Berkeley unanimously adopted a landmark cellphone "right to know" law that has recently been enacted despite a lawsuit filed by the telecom industry.
Joel M. Moskowitz, PhD, Director, Center for Family and Community Health, UC Berkeley School of Public Health. Dr. Moskowitz is an associate producer of the movie “Mobilize: A Film about Cell Phone Radiation”. His website is a valuable resource for journalists and the public. In the past year, he helped organize the International EMF Scientist Appeal (EMFScientist.org) and consulted on the Berkeley cell phone “right to know” ordinance.